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Posted by **kimmy** on Monday, May 18, 2009 at 9:46pm.

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**drwls**, Monday, May 18, 2009 at 9:52pmShirt cost = S

Jeans cost = J = S + 6

S + S + 6 = 2S + 6 = 64

2S = 58

S = 29

J = 35

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, May 18, 2009 at 9:57pmLet x equal the cost of the jeans.

x + x - 6 = 64

2x - 6 + 6 = 64 + 6

2x = 70

x = 35

To check:

35 + 29 = 64

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