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algebraic expression for word problem. Elmore finished the race in 131 seconds. This is 17 seconds less than Calos took. How many seconds did Carlos take? I put 17 x = 131 is that right

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Ms. Sue
x  17 = 131
x = 131 + 17
Carlos finished in 148 seconds.
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