3rd grade math

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leo saw 8 times more snails than starfish at the aquarium. he saw 10 more sea horses than starfish. leo saw 70 animals. how many of each did he see?

  • 3rd grade math -

    Let x = starfish, the 8x = snails and x+10 = sea horses.

    x + 8x + x + 10 = 70

    Solve for x and then the other terms.

  • 3rd grade math -

    8+8+8

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    DIE

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