# math

posted by faizan

Two bags of crisps and five chocolate biscuits cost £1.76.If each bag of crisps costs 4p more than a chocolate biscuit,
what is the cost of a biscuit?

1. Reiny

cost of biscuit ---- x p
cost of crisp ------ x+4 p

2(x+4) + 5x = 176

solve for x

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