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Turner agrees to buy a boat for $2,800 down and $129 a month for 48 months. What is the total cost of the boat?
$8,992

This would be 129x48=6192+2800=8992
Right?

  • math -

    Right idea except that your equation doesnot make sense. The LHS does not equal the RHS. Better as two lines or

    Total cost = $2800+(48x$129)
    = $8992

    Tip - Try to avoid more than one equals per line as you can end up with the RHS not being equal to the LHS.

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    Thank you
    I am having a hard time with this class

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