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Posted by **cindy** on Monday, January 10, 2011 at 7:16pm.

___first day ___ second day

- math -
**PsyDAG**, Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at 1:57pmlet x = cans on first day, then x-5 = second day.

x + x-5 = 103

Add 5 to both sides and combine terms.

2x = 108

Divide both sides by 2.

x = 54

x-5 = 49

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