Math (Algebra)
posted by Sydney .
The Problem is that 3 people go to lunch. They decide to share the $12 bill evenly. How much does each person pay?
The Equation is 3x=12
#1. What is the value of x?
#2. Solve for x
#3. Answer the question.

The Equation is 3x=12
Divide both sides of the equation by 3.
x = 12/3
x = 4
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Math
Jen and Heather went to lunch. When the bill came, Jen discovered she had only $6. Luckily, Heather had enough money to pay the other part, or 3/5 of the bill. How much did Heather pay and how much was the total bill? 
Math
Jen and Heather went to lunch. When the bill came, Jen discovered she had only $8. Luckily, Heather had enough money to pay the other part, 3/5, of the bill. How much did Heather pay? 
math
How do I figure this: A lunch bill is unknown. J has $8.00; not enough for the total bill. H. pays 3/5 of the bill. How much does H. pay? 
Multiplying and Dividing Decimals
Sam and 3 friends ate lunch at Red Lobster. They decided to split the bill evenly. The total bill was $71.80. How much was each person's share? 
math
It costs $35 for 5 friends to go it for lunch. How much is the total bill including 8% tax? 
Math (Algebra)
3 robots go out to lunch. They decide to share the $11.91 bill evenly. How much does each robot pay? 
Math
You went to lunch with your friend, and the bill was $19.00. Your lunch is $3.00 more than your friend's. How much was your friend's lunch? 
Math
Karen, John , Sue, Tony , and Liz go to dinner. The total bill comes to $84.00, and they decide to leave a 15% tip. If they each decide to pay equally, what is the amount that each person must pay towards the total bill? 
math
Eight people rob a bank: What percent of the loot belongs to three people if they decide to share it evenly 
Math
Your lunch bill is $19.75. A 5% sales tax will be added, and you want to give a tip of about 20% of $19.75. Estimate how much you will pay for lunch.