Posted by **rally** on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 6:18pm.

In a bag of candy, there are five green candies for every two red candies. If there are 35 total candies in the bag, which of the following is the total number of green candies in the bag?

i solve it but i do not know if is correct,so please can you check if if correct

5x+2x=35

7x=35

x=5, so there are25green candy and 10red.

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