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Seigi and Gavin both worked hard over the summer. Together, they earned a total of $425. Gavin earned $25 more than Seigi. Hoe much did each of them earn??

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    Trying subtracting $25 from the total amount of $425, then divide the remaining amount by 2. Then add the $25 dollars to one of the products and you have both your amounts.

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    $225

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    Seigi earnings --- x
    Gavin's earnings -- x+25

    x + x+25 = 425
    2x = 400
    x= 200

    Seigi earned $200
    Gavin earned $225

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