Posted by Anonymous on .
An algebra book weighs 6 oz less than twice as much as a grammar book. If 5 algebra books weigh the same as 8 grammar books, how much does an algebra book weigh?

algebra 
Reiny,
define variables and form an equation like I just showed you in the previous post
let me know what you did. 
algebra 
Anonymous,
24 0z

algebra 
Anonymous,
What previous post, rainy.

algebra 
Anonymous,
Thanks Reiny, I didn't see your previous post, but I saw what I did wrong. I stopped at solving for g and didn't plug in for the algebra book.