James has saved $50. He wants to buy a DVD player for $149 in about 5 months. To find out how much he should save each week he wrote 50+20x=149. Explain his equation.

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 197
  1. What do you think?

  2. how many weeks are in the average month?

    how many weeks on average are in 5 months?

    in this equation,

    50= initial amount
    149= total cost of dvd player
    20= average # of weeks in 5 months
    x= how much he needs to save per week

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
  3. Write one additional audit question for each of the categories (board, staff, donors and fund raisers, clients/customers, volunteers, and society) listed in the sample audit in Appendix B of your text.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Math Algebra

    TechWiz Electronics makes a profit of $35 for each MP3 player sold and $18 for each DVD player sold. Last week, TechWiz sold a combined total of 130 MP3 and DVD players. Let x be the number of MP3 players TechWiz sold last week.

    asked by Lisa on November 2, 2015
  2. statistics

    You are ordering a new home theater system that consists of a TV, surround sound system, and DVD player. You can choose from 1616 different TVs, 2222 types of surround sound systems, and 1919 types of DVD players. How many

    asked by Hallie on July 25, 2017
  3. math

    The life span of a DVD player produced by one major company is known to be normally distributed with a mean of 6.2 years. If 4.01% of these DVD players have a life span of more than 8 years, what is the standard deviation of the

    asked by ananya on April 15, 2015
  4. Statistics

    Before a DVD player leaves the factory, it is given a quality-control check. The probability that a DVD player contains 0, 1, or 2 defectives are 0.90, 0.08, and 0.02, respectively. In a sample of 10 players, (a) Find the

    asked by Hayley on November 16, 2016
  1. math

    Mr.Shea saved $2,500 in April. His monthly salary is Twice the amount he saved in April. In May, he saved a certain amount of money.He spent $4,200 more than the amount he saved. How much did he save in May.

    asked by heidi on December 7, 2011
  2. statistics

    Four percent of DVD players manufactured by an electronics company are defective. Suppose six DVD players are randomly selected from the production line. Each DVD player is determined to be defective or non-defective. a. What is

    asked by rita on April 24, 2016
  3. Math 2

    The instruction booklet for a DVD player says that the player uses about 0.4 kilowatt of electricity per hour. If electricity costs $0.20 per kilowatt per hour. How much does it cost to run the player for an hour?

    asked by Jenny 2 on May 2, 2014
  4. 7th grade Math

    an online retailer charges $6.99 puls $0.55 per pound to ship electronics purchases. How many pounds is a DVD player for which the shipping charge is $11.94 plz help me

    asked by Unknown on November 9, 2017
  1. Statistics

    The manager of the customer service division of a consumer electronics company was interested in determining whether customers who had purchased a DVD player over the past 12 months were satisfied with their products. Using the

    asked by Patrice on October 27, 2012
  2. math

    it costs $12.50 to see a movie at a theater near jason's house. it only costs $1,95 to rent a dvd from an online service a dvd player costs $125 to the nearest whole number, how many movies must jason watch on dvd instead of at

    asked by leo on February 18, 2015
  3. math

    James wants to buy a 50-inch flat-screen television, and the model he wants costs $1,200. So far, he has saved $700, but still needs $500 more. The bank where he has a checking and savings account will loan him $500 at 12% annual

    asked by Michael on February 29, 2016
  4. math

    Dvds are priced at 2for $15. Garret wants to buy 5 DVD. What equation can be used to find s, the total price of garret DVD?

    asked by brianna on February 27, 2012

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.