### Home > CC1 > Chapter 7 > Lesson 7.3.4 > Problem 7-127

7-127.

Write an equation for the problem below, and solve it. Be sure to define your variable. Homework Help ✎

You want to buy a new computer that costs $2250. You check your savings-account balance and realize that to buy the computer, you will need $125 more than what you have in your savings account. How much money do you have in your savings account?

What is the difference between the amount you have and the amount you need?

*c* = money in savings

$125 + *c* = $2250