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Terri, Corey and Chris together made 20 baskets in a basketball game. Terry made 5 more than Corey. Chris made 3 times more baskets then Corey. How many baskets did they each have?

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  1. Terri's baskets = x
    Corey's baskets = y
    Chris' baskets = z

    x + y + z = 20
    x = y + 5
    z = 3y

    (y+5) + y + 3y = 20
    5y = 15

    Solve for y and then do the others using formulas you have.

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  2. terry corey and chris together made 20 baskets in a basketball game. Terry made 5 more baskets than corey. Chris made 3 times more baskets than Corey. How many baskets did they each have?

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  3. terry has 15 baskets,corey has 1 basket,and chris has 4 basket

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