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1. A total of $10,000 is to be divided between Sean and Georg, with George to receive $3000 less than Sean. How much will each receive?

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  1. Let x = Sean's money

    x + (x-3000) = 10,000
    2x = 13,000
    x = 6,500

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  2. Thanks but how will I know how much George earned?

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  3. Your problem states that George was to receive $3,000 less than Shawn.

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