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Both Todd and Zack earn the same salary. Todd spent $716 and Zack spent $128. Then Zack had 4 times the amount of money Todd had left. How much is their salary?

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  • aig math(Ms.Sue) -

    Let x = salary

    x - 128 = 4(x - 716)

    x - 128 = 4x - 2,864

    I'll let you solve for x.

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