Write an equation and solve using your equation. A women spent two-thirds of her money. She lost two-thirds of the remainder and then had $4 left. With how much money did she start?
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Originally Posted by magentarita Write an equation and solve using your equation. A women spent two-thirds of her money. She lost two-thirds of the remainder and then had $4 left. With how much money did she start? Let woman started with $ x money spent money remaining money lost money remaining after losing, now, can you finish it ???
Originally Posted by Shyam Let woman started with $ x money spent money remaining money lost money remaining after losing, now, can you finish it ??? Yes, I can now finish. Thank you. This is my BIGGEST problem. For some unknown reason, I have not been able to create the needed equation(s) to solve word problems. If I can somehow learn how to do that, math would become my best buddy.
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