Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321726391
ISBN 13: 978-0-32172-639-1

Chapter 2 - Section 2.4 - An Introduction to Problem Solving - Exercise Set: 46

Answer

Her son receives 5000 dollars. Her husband receives 10000 dollars.

Work Step by Step

x represents the money that her son receives. what her husband receives will be 2x. $x+2x=15000$ $3x=15000$ $x=5000$ and $2x=5000*2=10000$
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