# Algebra

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Paint Town sold 45 paintbrushes, one

kind at \$8.50 each and another at \$9.75 each. In all,

\$398.75 was taken in for the brushes. How many of

each kind were sold?

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x and 45-x
x(8.50) + (45-x)(9.75) = 398.75
try it from there

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