#### Answer

Fill the blank with:
$ x+658.6$

#### Work Step by Step

Translate "to exceed" into addition.
Thus, "exceeded the budget for education by 658.6..."
=(budget for education)+658.6
"exceeded $ x $ by 658.6...$" = x+658.6$

Published by
Pearson

ISBN 10:
0-13446-914-3

ISBN 13:
978-0-13446-914-0

Fill the blank with:
$ x+658.6$

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