business math
posted by vanessa on .
Austin & Kaitlyn Kojan invested $195,000 in a business venture. If Kaitlyn invested 2 1/4 as much as Austin invested, how much money did Kaitlyn invest?

Let x = the amount that Austin invested.
2 1/4x + x = 195,000
3 1/4x = 195,000
x = 60,000
195,000  60,000 = _______ amount Kaitlyn invested