# math

Kendra deposited a total of \$9,000 between two saving accounts bearing simple interest. One of the accounts has an interest rate of 3% while the other rate is 4%. If the total interest earned after one year is \$320, find the amount deposited into each of the accounts

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1. just add up the interest in the parts. It must equal the whole amount specified.

If \$x is at 3%, then the rest (9000-x) is at 4%. So,

.03x + .04(9000-x) = 320

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posted by Steve
2. i got 4000 is that right?

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posted by seb
3. correct

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posted by Reiny
4. Kendra deposited a total of \$9,000 between two saving accounts bearing simple interest. One of the accounts has an interest rate of 3% while the other rate is 4%. If the total interest earned after one year is \$320, find the amount deposited into each of the accounts.

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5. I got 1333 for 3% and 7667 for 4% is this right

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posted by Hey

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