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Julius sold 5x as many computers as Sam sold last year. In total they sold 78 computers. How many computers did Julius sell.
**Solve each problem by WRIING and solving the equation.

asked by sheila
  1. I will assume that 5x means "5 times "

    Sam --- x
    Julius --- 5x
    x + 5x = 78
    6x = 78
    x = 13

    julius sold 5(13) or 65 computers

    what does WRIING stand for ?

    posted by Reiny

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