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Posted by **Americal** on Friday, October 7, 2011 at 3:59pm.

My answer is Carol read 16 pages more than John. Am I correct.

- Math Elementary -
**Ms. Sue**, Friday, October 7, 2011 at 4:24pmLet x = the number of pages that John read.

x + 4x = 40

5x = 40

x = 8

John read 8 pages.

Carol read 8 * 4 = 32 pages

32 + 8 = 40

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