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    Question some help please

    During last year a repair shopuse1200small bushing.The shop paid 331/2cents per bushing for the first shipmentand371/2cents per bushing for the secondshipment.If the totalcost was $430 how much bushing were there in the second shipment?
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    Quote Originally Posted by candace View Post
    During last year a repair shopuse1200small bushing.The shop paid 331/2cents per bushing for the first shipmentand371/2cents per bushing for the secondshipment.If the totalcost was $430 how much bushing were there in the second shipment?
    try somthing like
    (331/2) x + (371/2) y = 43000
    x + y = 1200

    i'd work it out for you but i got to leave right now

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