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Posted by **nheil** on Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 6:52am.

- college algebra -
**Reiny**, Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 10:27amentire estate value ---- x

x - (x/2 + x/6) = 15000

times 6

6x - 3x - x = 90000

2x = 90000

x = 45000

check

wife gets 22500

daughter gets 45000/6 = 7500

leaving 15000 for son

all adds up nicely.

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