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Brian and James worked at a part-time job for a week. Together they earned an amount that was less than $620. Brian earned 1/3 the amount that James earned. Which statement describes all amounts of money that James could possibly have earned?
Less than $155
Less than $465
More than $465
More than $207
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Let James' earnings be x. Then Brian's is x/3.
x + x/3 < 620
(4/3)x < 620
x < 465
James could have earned any amount of money less than 465 dollars. B.