Posted by jessica on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:26pm.
The number of red beads sheila has is four times as many as the number of green beads she has .There are 75 red and green beads.How many red beads does sheila have?

algebra  Ms. Sue, Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:28pm
Let x = number of green beads.
x + 4x = 75
5x = 75
x = 15