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During one school year, Billy Bob earned \$25 for each Math test he passed and was ined \$50 for each Math test he failed. By the end of the school year, Billy Bob passes 7 times as many Math tests as he failed and he had a total of \$375. How many tests did he pass?

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Failed X tests.
Passed 7X tests.

25*7X - 50*X = 375,
175X - 50X = 375,
125X = 375,
X = 3 Tests failed.

7x = 7*3 = 21 Tests passed.

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5X2-(-3)

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the answer is 21 tests passed

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