Posted by **taylor** on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 7:33pm.

this years funderaiser picnc is $10 per person plus $2 for each person in the family. determine the number of people in a family that pays $36?

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 7:35pm
Please see my answer below.

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**taylor**, Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 7:36pm
but you got 26 how did you get that

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 7:37pm
36 - 10 = 26

Your original problem stated that each family paid $10.

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**taylor**, Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 7:38pm
the problem's numbers used $10,$2, $36

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