# MATHS

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Two (2) Buckets were bought for X dollars each (\$X) and a third bucket is bought for \$less than twice the price of the first two buckets.

(a) Write down an expression for the total cost of the three buckets

(b) If the total cost of the buckets was less than \$34. write an inequality in X and solve it.

(c) If x is a whole number, state the maximum cost of the buckets

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2x-3(x-2)=\$34

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