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On the first day of the year, Diego had $700 in his savings account and started spending $35 a week. His brother Juan had $450 and started saving $15 a week. After how many weeks will the brothers have the same amount? What will that amount be?
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 2 years ago
On the first day of the year, Diego had $700 in his savings account and started spending $35 a week. His brother Juan had $450 and started saving $15 a week. After how many weeks will the brothers have the same amount? What will that amount be? Help !

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gallaxhar
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0700  35 every week 450 + 15 every week does that help? you can solve it yourself, try!

spidergirl51
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do i put them together

gallaxhar
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x is the number of weeks Diego's amount after x weeks: 70035x Juan's amount after x weeks: 450 + 15x These are equal so write equation 70035x =450 +15x 700450 = 35x +15x 250 = 50x x = 5 weeks 450 +15*5 = 450 +75 = $525
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