Posted by mrs. yisrael on .
Mr. Samuel has a 150 pennies in two jars
there are 40 more pennies in one jar than the other, how many pennies are in each jar

math 
Ms. Sue,
x + x + 40 = 150
2x = 150  40
2x = 110
x = 55 in one jar
55 + 40 in the other jar