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MathLearner!
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You are a member of your local movie theater’s club. Every time you see a movie at the theater, you earn 2 advantage points. When you earn 100 points, you get a free movie pass. Currently, you have 40 advantage points.
Write an equation to model the number of movies m you have to watch before you earn a free movie pass.
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MathLearner! Group Title
Can You help me please You are a member of your local movie theater’s club. Every time you see a movie at the theater, you earn 2 advantage points. When you earn 100 points, you get a free movie pass. Currently, you have 40 advantage points. Write an equation to model the number of movies m you have to watch before you earn a free movie pass.
 one year ago
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pratu043 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Current number of points = 40 Points needed = 100  40 = 60 For every movie, you get 2 points. So for 60 points you need to watch 60/2 = 30 movies. Try doing it now.
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pratu043 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
So the equation would be: \[m = \frac{ 100  40 }{ 2 }\]
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mayankdevnani Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You have 40 advantage points. You still need 60 to get a free movie pass= 10040=60
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mayankdevnani Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You get 2 points per movie means: 60/2=30. You have to see 30 more movies to get a free movie pass !
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mayankdevnani Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ok @MathLearner!
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MathLearner! Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is pratu043's equation correct?
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pratu043 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Well, you can write the same equation in many ways like the one I have given above. However, I would suggest you go with this one: \[2m = 60\]
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MathLearner! Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thanks @pratu043
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