April 17, 2014

Homework Help: Algebra Question 1

Posted by Jab on Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 6:28pm.

5. Business B pledged $20 million less
than twice the amount pledged by
Business A. Business C pledged $200
million less than twice the amount
pledged by Business B. If x represents
the amount pledged by the Business A,
write expressions to show the amounts
pledged by Business B and Business C
in terms of x.

b. The combined pledges of Business A,
Business B, and Business C totaled
$1035 million. Write an equation that
can be used to determine how much
each business pledged.

(I have no idea how to do this problem)

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:

Related Questions

Algebra - Grade 9 - Three businesses donated money to charity. 5. Business B ...
Grade 9 Algebra - 3. FOOTBALL The New Orleans Saints scored 7 fewer points than ...
Math..please help! - During a recent telethon, people pledged $25 or $50. Twice ...
math - during a recent telethon people pledged $25 or $50. twice as many people ...
macro - what would happen to the money supply if the federal reserve made an ...
Business - Why do many people believe profits on sales of finished goods are ...
Finance - Following are selected balance sheet accounts for Third State Bank: ...
algebra - (1) If the population of a city was 2 million in 1995 and growing at a...
macroeconomics - can anyone help with this question? What would happen to the ...
business maths - according to business week magazine,in 2003 there were 3.8 ...