Posted by **riley** on Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 7:47pm.

the avreage of annes saras and julies test score is 72 julie scored 10 and anne scored 10 points higer than sara. what were annes and sara scores?

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 8:11pm
Please proofread your post. It doesn't make any sense that way it is.

When Julie and Anne scored 10 and 20 each, their scores, along with Sara's can't average to 72.

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**Reiny**, Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 8:49pm
sara -- x

anne -- x+10

Julie -- 10

(x+x+10+10)/3 = 72

2x = 196

x = 98

sara -- 98

anne -- 108 ????

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I agree with Ms. Sue, this is a flawed question.

When I was teaching, students could not get over 100.

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