Pre Algebra

Paula sold 35 packages of wrapping paper for this year’s Booster Club fundraiser. This is one less than twice the number of packages that she sold last year. How many packages did Paula sell last year?
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  1. 35 = 2 x - 1

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  2. Like the number as in

    17 packages

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  3. Actually you have to add 1 to 35 and that is 36 then you divide by 2 and that equals to 18.

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  4. 2(18)-1=35
    by the way I am in 8th grade.

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  5. I hate math

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  6. read the name

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  7. what is the flippin answer

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  8. the answer is flipping?

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  9. 18

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  10. 18 packages

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  11. its 16.5 so 17

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