Exercise38

Use a linear equation to solve the word problem.

Sherial has \({\$90.00}\) in her piggy bank, and she spends \({\$1.50}\) every day.

Rebecca has \({\$26.00}\) in her piggy bank, and she saves \({\$2.50}\) every day.

If they continue to spend and save money this way, how many days later would they have the same amount of money in their piggy banks?

days later, Sherial and Rebecca will have the same amount of money in their piggy banks.

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