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on tuesday evening randy spent 18 more minutes working on his math homework than he spent working on his philosophy readings. If he spent a total of 126 minutes on those two subjects then how much time did he spend on his math homework?

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    p + p + 18 = 126

    2p = 108

    p = 54

    He spent 54 minutes on philosophy readings.

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