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Jen and Heather went to lunch. When the bill came, Jen discovered she had only \$8. Luckily, Heather had enough money to pay the other part, 3/5, of the bill.

How much did Heather pay?
How much was the total bill?

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(2/5)x = 8
x = 8 / (2/5)
x = (8/1) * (5/2)
x = 40/2
x = 20

The total bill is \$20.

20 - 8 = ?

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Thank you so much!!

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You're very welcome.

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you are using 2/5 but the problem say 3/5

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can you explain how you figures out Heather's portion of the bill

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