Jas C.

asked • 09/16/16

Johnny spent 1/4 of his money on a new belt. 1/5 of it on a soda and $50 cake. If he had $85 left, how much money did he start with?

Kindly give me an equation here in arriving the answer. Thanks

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Neal D. answered • 09/17/16

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Andrew M.

What about the $85 he had left over?
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09/17/16

Neal D.

Sorry Andrew, I got in too big of a hurry and did not write down the $85 on the left side of the equation.  I shouldn't get in such a hurry!
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