posted by Anon on .
three friends each own land in the same town. Miguel owns 71/2 acres. Jorge & Juanita own the same number of acres. if the friends own 20 1/3 acres altogether, how many acres do Jorge and Juanita owns?
Let x = # acres of either Jorge or Juanita.
7.5 + 2x = 20 1/3
Solve for x.