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Sylvia spent $59.70 on 6 packages of blank CDs.How much did each package cost?

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Hi Again Chris;
 
$59.70/6-packages=x-dollars/package.
   _____
6|59.70
 
********************
   _9
6|59.70
   54
    57
 *******************
  _9.9
6|59.70
   54
    57
    54
      3
 *******************
  _9.95
6|59.70
   54
    57
    54
      30
      30
       0
 ********************
$9.95/package

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Hey Chris -- another angle ... hand the cashier six $10 bills and your change is 30 cents ...
 
or six nickels ==> each of the 6 packs costs $10 minus 5 cents or $9.95 ... Regards :)