Posted by rachel on Monday, September 24, 2012 at 8:06pm.
Alex scored 13 points in the basketball game. This was 1/5 of the total points the team scored. Write and solve an equation to determine the total points t the team score.

Math  Sneha, Monday, September 24, 2012 at 8:10pm
13 * 5 = how many points the team scored
13 *5 = 65
The team scored 65 points 
Math  Ms. Sue, Monday, September 24, 2012 at 8:14pm
(1/5)t = 13

Math  Anonymous, Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 6:49pm
17. In the last basketball game, Kevin scored 2 less than a third of his team's points.
Part A: Let n represent the number of points Kevin's team scored. Write an expression for the number of points Kevin scored.
Part B: Kevin scored 14 points. How many points did the team score