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kaylala
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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?
 11 months ago
 11 months ago
kaylala Group Title
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?
 11 months ago
 11 months ago

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Please teach me how. Thanks
 11 months ago

03225186213 Group TitleBest 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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kaylala Group TitleBest 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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kaylala Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@03225186213 ^
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03225186213 Group TitleBest 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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kaylala Group TitleBest 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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03225186213 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you are right i did not look dot in it
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03225186213 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
now make equation with this information.
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kaylala Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
How? x+.5x+2(.5x) = ?
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@03225186213 ^
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03225186213 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no 20x+(.5x)(50)+100x=8990 now solve for x
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kaylala Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
X=62 Then what @03225186213
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03225186213 Group TitleBest 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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