Algebra

Andrew needs x dollars for a snack. Scott needs 2 more dollars than Andrew, but Nick only needs half as many dollars as Andrew. Altogether they need $17 to pay for their snacks. How many dollars does Nick need?

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  1. x + x + 2 + 0.5x = 17

    2.5x = 15

    x = $6.00

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