Posted by **tiani** on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 7:35pm.

Hannah and francine have 120. hannah and peter have 230.peter has 6 times as much money sa francine.how much money does hannah have?

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**Steve**, Friday, May 24, 2013 at 11:20am
h+f = 120

h+p = 230

p = 6f

since p=6f,

h+f = 120

h+6f = 230

subtract top from bottom to get

5f = 110

f = 22

so, h=98

Hannah has 98

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**Matt**, Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 10:39am
Where does the 5f come from??

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**Matt**, Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 10:41am
I understand you subtract, but what determines that you should divide 110 by 5?

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