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Luke sold 4 times as many books as Maurice. If Maurice had sold 18 more books, he would have tied Luke for first place. How many books did Luke sell?

 Jun 7, 2021
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M  +  18  =  4M

 

18  =  4M - M

 

18  =  3M

 

M =  18/3    =   6   

 

4M  =   4(6)   =   24  sold   by Luke

 

cool cool cool

 Jun 7, 2021

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