Nancy L.

asked • 12/01/13

word problems and turning them into algebraic equation to slove

A donkey and a horse were carrying some bales of cloth. the donkey said to the horse "if you give me one of your bales of cloth, I shall carry half as much as you". The horse replied " If you give me one of yours, I will be carrying three times as much as you".  How many bales was each animal carrying originally?( to start with)
Use variables, set up as an equation for solving.....

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