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Sam and billy are to split $35 in the ratio 4:3. how much will billy get? cab you please explain the answer to me!

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    Let S = what Sam gets and B = what Billy gets.

    S/B = 4/3
    S + B = 35
    (4/3 B) + B = 7/3 B = 35
    B/3 = 5
    Complete the solutioon.

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