# Math

posted by Sue

The Book Nook makes four times as much revenue on paperback books as on hardcover books. If last month’s sales totaled \$124,300, how much of that money was made on paperbacks?

1. Reiny

money on hardcover books --- x
money on paperbacks ------- 4x

solve for x
x + 4x = 124300

2. kathy

99440

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

daniel collects \$87.00 by selling paperback books for \$0.50 each and hardcover for \$4.00 each. let p be the number of paperback books he sells and h be the number of hardcover books he sells write an equation to represent this situation.
2. ### calculus

A publisher prints and sells both hardcover and paperback copies of the same book. Two machines M and N are needed to manufacture these books. To produce one hardcover copy,machine M works 1/6 hours and N works 1/12 hours. For a paperback …
3. ### calculus

A publisher prints and sells both hardcover and paperback copies of the same book. Two machines M and N are needed to manufacture these books. To produce one hardcover copy,machine M works 1/6 hours and N works 1/12 hours. For a paperback …
4. ### math

A publisher prints and sells both hardcover and paperback copies of the same book. Two machines M and N are needed to manufacture these books. To produce one hardcover copy,machine M works 1/6 hours and N works 1/12 hours. For a paperback …

8. At TelePower Plus, long-distance phone calls to China cost \$0.59 for the first minute and \$0.25 for each additional minute, plus an additional roaming charge of \$2.50. If the total charge of a call to Beijing was \$11.84, how many …

The Book Nook makes four times as much revenue on paperback books as on hardcover books. If last month’s sales totaled \$124,300, how much of that money was made on paperbacks?

Check My Work (No more tries available) The Book Nook makes four times as much revenue on paperback books as on hardcover books. If last month's sales totaled \$124,300, how much was sold of each type book?
8. ### Math

The Book Nook makes four times as much revenue on paperback books as on hardcover books. If last month's sales totaled \$124,300, how much was sold of each type book?
9. ### Math

Fran has 18 paperback books and 24 hardcover books. What is the ratio in simplest form of paperback to hardcover?
10. ### Math

A librarian is expanding some sections of the city library. He buys books at a special price from a dealer who charges one price for any hardback book and another price for any paperback book. For the children's section, Mr. Shah purchased …

More Similar Questions