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Posted by **Jasmine** on Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 1:08am.

- Math -
**Steve**, Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 12:25pmSay he bought n shares for $x of 1st stock.

nx = 28000

(n+6)(x-6) = 28000

nx+6x-6n-36 = 28000

we know nx=28000, so

6x-6n = 36

x-n=6

now, n=28000/x, so

x - 28000/x = 6

x^2 - 6x - 28000 = 0

x = 3±√28009

x = 170.36

164.36*170.36 = 28000.37

170.36*164.36 = 28000.37

Odd that the solution was not integers

- Math -
**shujaat. Shani**, Friday, November 29, 2013 at 6:23pmshe bought 50 shares at the cost of 56. Yay

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