Posted by vera on Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 12:35pm.
haley read less than twice as many books as her brother did last summer. Haley read five books. Which equation could you use to find how many books her brother read(b)?

algebra  vera, Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 12:40pm
A car salesman earns a 20% commission on every car that he sells. Approximately what commission would he make if he sold a car $9,895?

algebra  Ms. Sue, Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 12:41pm
What are your choices?

algebra  jessica, Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 2:22pm
haley = h
brother = b
h < 2b
incorperate your numbers
5 < 2b
(this is the equation I would use)

algebra  Shantall, Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 10:27am
A car salesman earns a 20% commission on every car that he sells.
Approximately what commission would he make if he sold a car for $9,895?
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