math

posted by .

Brenda spent half her money at a store in the mall. At another store, she spent half her remaining money and $6 more. She had $2 left. How much did Brenda have when she arrived at the mall?

  • math -

    work backwards...
    First, start out with $2 and if it says she spent an amount, add it on to the total amount, and keep doing opposites until you get the answer.

  • math -

    24

  • math -

    $32
    2+6=8
    8*2=16
    16*2=32

  • math -

    uyhhj

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math

    Samantha smith went into a store and spent half her money and then spent $20 more. Samantha then went into a second store and spent half her remaining money and then spent $20 more. After spending money in the second store, Samantha …
  2. Math

    Mr. Wood went to the stores to buy school supplies for his children. He spent half of his money plus $5 at Store A. He then spent half of his remaining money plus $10 at Store B. At the end he had $25 left. How much money did Mr. Wood …
  3. Math

    Mr.Wood went to the stores to buy school supplies for his children. He spent half of his money plus $5 at Store A. He then spent half of the remaining money plus $10 at Store B. At the end he had $25 left. How much money did Mr. Wood …
  4. math

    Jill went inside a store and spent half of her money and 20.00 she then went inside a second store and spent half of her remaining money and 20.00 more. she was left with no money afterwards. how much did she have when she went inside …
  5. Algebra

    A woman spent 75 more than 75% of her money in one store. She then spent 75 more than 75% of her remaining money in another store. She did the same in a third store and had only 700 left. How much money did she originally have?
  6. Math

    Spent half of her money then 10 more, went to second store, spent half the money she had left and then 10 more. No money left over how much did she have
  7. math

    mark went to the department store to buy gifts for his friends. he spent half of his money plus 50 at store A. he then spent half of the remaining money plus 100 at store b at the end he had 250. how much money did he have at the beginning
  8. Math

    The Mall: My sister likes to go shopping. Yesterday she borrowed a wad of money from Mom and went to the mall. She began her excursion by spending $18 on a new CD. Then she spent half her remaining money on a new dress. Then she spent …
  9. Math

    Frank bought supplies for school. In the first store, he spent half of his money plus $10. In the second store, he spent half of what he had left, plus $10. In the third store, he spent 80% of what he had left. He came home with $5. …

More Similar Questions