MATH SOLVE

4 months ago

Q:
# Jess spent 7x minutes on the computer. Her sister spent 5 x + 10 minutes on the computer, which was the same amount of time Jess spent. How many minutes was Jess on the computer?

Accepted Solution

A:

7x = 5x + 10

-5xΒ Β -5x

2x = 10

x = 5

7(5) = 35 minutes

Jess spent 35 minutes on the computer

-5xΒ Β -5x

2x = 10

x = 5

7(5) = 35 minutes

Jess spent 35 minutes on the computer