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Henry counted the money he saved for one month and found he has $8990 consisting of $100, $50 and $20 bills. He had half as many $50 bills as $20 bills but2 times as many as $100 bills as $50 bills.
How many bills of each kind did he have?
 6 months ago
 6 months ago
Henry counted the money he saved for one month and found he has $8990 consisting of $100, $50 and $20 bills. He had half as many $50 bills as $20 bills but2 times as many as $100 bills as $50 bills. How many bills of each kind did he have?
 6 months ago
 6 months ago

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kaylalaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Please teach me how. Thanks
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03225186213Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
let $20 bills are x then can you tell how many bills of $50 he had?
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kaylalaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
.5x = 50 bills 2(.5x)= 100 bills Is that right? Then how do you solve it?
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03225186213Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no he has half of as many $50 bills as $20 so $ 50 bills are x/2 can you tell how many $100 bills he has?
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kaylalaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
But isnt .5 = 1/2 Well okay then 100 bills =2(x/2)
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03225186213Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you are right i did not look dot in it
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03225186213Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
now make equation with this information.
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03225186213Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no 20x+(.5x)(50)+100x=8990 now solve for x
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kaylalaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
X=62 Then what @03225186213
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03225186213Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
henry has 62 bills of $20 31 bills of $50 and 62 bills if $100
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