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JESSI bought two plots of land for a total of 120000 on the first plot she made a profit of 15%. on the second plot she lost 10% .her total profit was 5500, how much did she pay for each piece of land? ( please show the whole procedure of this math even the rough works) Thank you so much!!!

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  1. If the 15% plot cost x, then the rest was invested at 10%

    .15x - .10(120000-x) = 5500
    x = 70,000

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  2. thank you Steve u r the best.....

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