Exercise38

Use a linear equation to solve the word problem.

Laney has \({\$65.00}\) in her piggy bank, and she spends \({\$1.50}\) every day.

Kim has \({\$19.50}\) in her piggy bank, and she saves \({\$2.00}\) 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, Laney and Kim will have the same amount of money in their piggy banks.

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