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Homework Help: Math

Posted by Ariana on Monday, April 19, 2010 at 5:29pm.

Leah liked to balance objects she found around the house using the science kit she got for Christmas. She found that 3 identical apples and a 5-gram weight exactly balanced a 50-gram weight. Leah said she could tell how much each apple weighed by solving the equation 3a+5=50. Prove Leah was correct by finding the weight of 1 apple.
Answer: a = _____

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