# Math algebra

You plan a party and spend \$26 on decorations. Each of the tables will have 8 party favors and 8 individual flowers. The flowers cost \$2.50 each. Which equation can you use to find the cost of each party favor? *please make an equation*

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1. Assuming a \$26 budget per table, you have 8 favors and 8 flowers.
The 8 flowers cost 8*2.50
That leaves for the favors,

cost = (26-8*2.50)/8

Better be cheap favors!

And if your total budget is \$26 for all the tables, forget it, since the flowers for a single table already cost \$20!

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