George L.

asked • 10/26/20

Math Word Problem Challenge From My Son

In a rush day, Katie purchased several packs of pastels for 12$ at a store near her house.

Typically she would go to a discount store that sells the same postels for 50 cents less

per pack, where she would have been ableo to purchase 2 additional packs for the

same cosr.

What price did Katie pay for one pack of pastels? Whtie the equation that represents

this situation and solve that equation to answer the question

1 Expert Answer


Mike D.

You could also try guess and check here. Try x = 1, 2, 3, ...... and see what works


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