# math

Catherine has \$54. She plans to spend more than \$20 of the money for a painting canvas. The rest will go toward paints. Each tube of paint costs \$8.50. Assume that x represents the number of tubes of paint Catherine can buy

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1. ok. I assume you want to know what x is. Well, we know that

8.50x < 54-20

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2. 8.50X<34
X<4

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3. this helpe out alot I appreciate it. thank you

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