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A couple is planning a wedding and $500 to spend on candles large candles cost $6 and small candles cost $4. After spending $360 on large candles how much small candles can be purchased with the remaining money.

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  1. anonymous
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    total money = 500. money spent on large candles = 360 How much money is left for small candles?

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    140

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    60

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    good, now small candles cost 4 dollars each. so how many small candles can you buy with 140 dollars?

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    MsCAdams, your answer is incorrect,

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    500-360=240 240/$4=$60

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    35

  8. anonymous
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    there you go. Thats your answer.

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    thanks

  10. anonymous
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    My mistake while reading the problem. Sorry.

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    you are welcome

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    no problem thanks for trying

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    no, lol, it was a subtraction mistake. 500-360 = 140, not 240

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