Posted by **lavanity** on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 3:10pm.

Seigi and Gavin both worked hard over the summer. Together, they earned a total of $425. Gavin earned $25 more than Seigi. Hoe much did each of them earn??

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**Julian**, Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 3:16pm
Trying subtracting $25 from the total amount of $425, then divide the remaining amount by 2. Then add the $25 dollars to one of the products and you have both your amounts.

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**Erial**, Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 3:33pm
$225

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**Reiny**, Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 4:26pm
Seigi earnings --- x

Gavin's earnings -- x+25

x + x+25 = 425

2x = 400

x= 200

Seigi earned $200

Gavin earned $225

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