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last week at a festival, a man sold 3 times as many tie-dyed shirts as silk-screened shirts. He sold 148 shirts altoether. How many tie-dyed shirts did he sell?

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  1. 3x + x = 148

    4x = 148

    x = 37

    He sold 37 silk-screen shirts.

    Take it from there.

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