35. Multistep equations

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ynanrs358

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Lateisha has a coin collection. If she adds five coins each month, the size of hercollection will triple in 2 years. How many coins (c) does Lateisha have in her collection now?

Equation:

Number of coins:

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come up with equation first!

let x be the noof coin collection

she will add 5 for 24 moths!...120 coins!!

x + 120= 3x 

x=60

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