# Math

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Jacky and Rudy had the same number of stickers. After receiving 72 stickers from Rudy, Jacky had 3x as many stickers as her. How many stickers did they have altogether?

• Math -

They each started out with x. So, together they had 2x stickers.

x+72 = 3(x-72)
x+72 = 3x-216
2x = 288

• Math -

2X/2=288/21
X=44 ,Linear equation. :)

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