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Alana has 7 children and brought a \$9.95 shirt for each of them. The cashier charged her an additional \$13.07 in sales tax. She left the store with \$7.28. How much money did Alana start with?

• math problem solving -

9 * 9.95 = 69.65

69.65 + 13.07 = 82.72

82.72 + 7.28 = ?

• *Correction (typo) -

The first step should be

7 * 9.95 = 69.65

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