# math

posted by rose

Ryan's team won 2 games and scored 27 points in the first game and 24 in the second game. They lost a game 40 to 18. What was the total number of points the team scored in the winning game?

1. rose

is it 27+24+18=69?

2. Steve

hard to say. They scored 69 pts in all three games.

Assuming they meant "the winning games" then they scored 27+24=51 pts. The score in the losing game is irrelevant.

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