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Austin & Kaitlyn Kojan invested $195,000 in a business venture. If Kaitlyn invested 2 1/4 as much as Austin invested, how much money did Kaitlyn invest?

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    Let x = the amount that Austin invested.

    2 1/4x + x = 195,000

    3 1/4x = 195,000

    x = 60,000

    195,000 - 60,000 = _______ amount Kaitlyn invested

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