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Gretchen and Ezia received equal scores on a test made up of multiple choice questions and an essay. Gretchen got 18 multiple choice questions correct and received 19 points for her essay. Ezia got 15 multiple choice questions correct and received 31 points for her essay.

How many points was each multiple choice question worth?


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  1. The scores were the same, so

    18m+19 = 15m+31

    Now solve for m, the # points for each multiple-choice question.

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  2. 3m=12

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  3. so whats the ans?

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  4. 12

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