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Posted by **alex** on Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 7:57pm.

- 6th grade -
**T**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 7:58pm1/6

- 6th grade -
**alex**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:01pmi got the general pattern x*5/6 but there is a second part "If a movie ticket costs 7.50, what is jame's weekly allowanse?"

- 6th grade -
**T**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:06pmExuse my ignorance, i'm in algebra 1 honors, but is the 7.50 represented by X? meaning 7.50x1/5?

- 6th grade -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:07pm(5/6)x = 7.50

x = 7.5 / (5/6)

x = 7.5 * (6/5)

x = 45/5

x = $9.00

- 6th grade -
**T**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:07pmi'm a little shy on X values sorry, but does that help?

- 6th grade -
**T**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:09pmwow. i learned something new! thank you both!

- 6th grade -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:37pmYay! You're welcome.

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