# There is one more

Mr.Carter worked many hours last week overtime - his pay tripled and he received an additional \$700.
What is his usual and normal weekly salary?
Sorry for the spamming but I just had a 3 - question trouble.
And can you tell me how I can do it?

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1. 3x = x + 700

2x = 700

Take it from here.

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2. Hey thanks.

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3. Welcome!

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