# algebra

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An algebra book weighs 6 oz less than twice as much as a grammar book. If 5 algebra books weigh the same as 8 grammar books, how much does an algebra book weigh?

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define variables and form an equation like I just showed you in the previous post
let me know what you did.

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24 0z

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What previous post, rainy.

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Thanks Reiny, I didn't see your previous post, but I saw what I did wrong. I stopped at solving for g and didn't plug in for the algebra book.

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