balancing question for a sixth grader. I need this to be answered tonite please

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mrs. Chen wrote 2 checks and made a deposit of 1987.09 since her Oct statement. The October statement shows a balance of $3,611.08, and her checkbook bal shows she currently has $2,778.69.what is the total amount of the checks that mrs. Chen wrote?

Dec 16th, 2014

Statement - Checks + Deposit = Checkbook Balance
3611.08 - Checks + 1987.09 = 2778.69
5598.17 - Checks = 2778.69
**ADD CHECKS TO BOTH SIDES**
5598.17 = 2778.69 + Checks
**SUBTRACT 2778.69 FROM BOTH SIDES**
5598.17 - 2778.69 = Checks
2819.48 = Checks

Dec 16th, 2014

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