bob used X sheets of a 500-sheet pack of typing paper. mike used twice as much as bob. pete used half as much as mike. which algebraic experssion represtents the amount of paper remaining
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D. 500-3.5X (MISTAKE)
B = X
M = 2B => M = 2X
P = M/2 => P = 2X/2 = X
500 - X - 2X - X
500 - 4X
ok nevermind the answer is C because
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There are 500 pieces of paper. Bob uses X amount and therefore at that point the amount remaining would be 500 minus that X amount or 500-X. If Mike uses twice as much as Bob then he is using 2X and therefore there is 500 - X - 2X. Pete then uses half of the amount that Mike used, which was 2X, meaning he used X. Leaving 500 - X - 2X -X. When when combine like terms we get 500 - 4X.