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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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