Friday

August 1, 2014

August 1, 2014

Posted by **RS** on Friday, February 1, 2013 at 10:07pm.

- Maths -
**Reiny**, Friday, February 1, 2013 at 10:23pmat the start:

Joline ---- x stickers

Steph ----- x+24

Steph gave 1/2 of hers to Joline

Joline now has ---- x + (x+24)/2= (3x+24)/2

Step now has --- (x+24)/2

now joline give half of what she has to Steph

Joline now has ---- (3x+24)/4

Steph now has ---- (x+24)/2 + (3x+24)/4 = (5x+72)/4

now Step has 40 more than Joline

(5x+72)/4 = (3x+24)/4+ 40

times 4

5x + 72 = 3x + 24 + 160

2x = 112

x = 56

at the end Steph has (5x+72)/4 or (5(56)+72)/4 or 88 stickers

let's check this:

at the start:

Joline had x or 56 stickers

Steph had x+24 or 80

steph gave half of hers or 40 to Joline, so

Joline now has 96

Steph has 40

finally joline gives half or 48 to steph

so Joline has 48 and

Steph has 40+48 = 88

YEAHHH

- Maths -
**RS**, Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 12:18amTHANKS FOR U R HELP

**Related Questions**

Maths - Tina and Gopal had some stickers in the ratio 2:3. Gopal gave half of ...

algerbra/math - Jolene has twice as many games as Juan. Write an algebraic ...

college psych - Jolene frequently gets into fights at school. When asked about ...

math - Daniel gave 4/5 of his stickers to Javier. Javier’s collection of ...

math - The ratio of A's stickers to B's stickers was 3:4. After A bought another...

math !!!! :O - Daniel gave 4/5 of his stickers to Javier. Javier’s collection of...

Repost for Stephanie - english - Stephanie, Saturday, March 8, 2008 at 2:43pm I ...

Math - 'bonnie has b stickers. first, bonnie gave away 1/6 of her stickers. Then...

math - deshawn and Luke had an equal number of stickers. After deshawn used 26 ...

Math - Bart won the jellybean estimation contest at his class Easter party he ...