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chris buys a chocolate bar and a pack of gum for 1.75 if the chocolate bar costs .25 more than the pack of gum how much does the pack of gum costs?

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    cost of gum = x
    cost of bar = x+.25

    solve

    x + x + .25 = 1.75

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