find how many hamburgers

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on satuday a local hamburger shop sold a combined total of 592 hamburgers and cheeseburgers. the number of cheeseburgers sold was three times the number of hamburgers sold. how many hamburgers were sold on saturday?

Apr 26th, 2015

Let x = number of hamburgers sold on saturday.

then, 3x = the number of cheesburgers sold

So,

x + 3x = 592

4x = 592

x = 592 / 4 = 148

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