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The first of two films lasted 9 minutes less than twice as long as the second. The combined length of the two films plus a 5-minute break between them was 260 minutes. How lon was the film

I don't know how to set it up the words confuse me Help?

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    How long wa the film haha messed up
    THIS ISNT AN ANWSER I STILL NEED HELP

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    x + 2x - 9 + 5 = 260

    3x - 4 = 260

    3x = 264

    x = 88

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    x = first film

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    THANK YOUUUUU :D YOUR THE BEST

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    wait theirs supposed 2 be two anwsers

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    You can figure out the length of the second film.

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    2+5=260min
    Is that the second one?

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