You paid $97 for the shirt and you have to subtract 98 - 1 to get $97.

Dan

Loretta B.

asked • 01/13/17you borrow 50 from mom and 50 from dad. you buy a shirt for 97..and get 3 back. you give 1 to mom and 1 to dad...you keep the other1. Now you owe each parent 49 ea. 49+49 =98...you still ave ! 98+1=99 what happened to the other $1

What they want to know is what happened to the other dollar they had of the $3

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You paid $97 for the shirt and you have to subtract 98 - 1 to get $97.

Dan

Mark M. answered • 01/13/17

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You borrowed $100.

You got $97 shirt + $3.00

After paying your parents

You have $97 shirt + $1.00

That adds to $98 (2 times $49)

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