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anonymous
 one year ago
two friends are renting an apartment. they pay the landlord the first and last month's rent. The landlord also also requires them to pay an additional half month's rent for a security deposit. . the total amount due is 1600. what is the monthly rent.
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anonymous
 one year ago
two friends are renting an apartment. they pay the landlord the first and last month's rent. The landlord also also requires them to pay an additional half month's rent for a security deposit. . the total amount due is 1600. what is the monthly rent. linear equations

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2let x = one month's rent x + x + 0.5x = 1600 solve for x

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2not quite... remember that x = 1x x + x + 0.5x = (1+1+0.5)x = ?

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2right. so, 2.5x = 1600 what is x?

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so $640 is our answer
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