1. Albert has $2.70 more than Bert does. Bert Has three times as much money as Chris does. Together, the three friends have $26.22. How much money does Albert have?

2. A square based pyrapid has a volume of 12a^5b^4 units^3 and has a height of 9a^3 units. Determine the side length of the base.

****BTW.. when i was trying #2, I had to use the volume of square based pyramid. If you dont wanna look it up, it is:

V=2bs+b^2*****

****Another BTW.. if you dont know already, ^=Exponent**** Thanks a million!

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