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You can use 5-D Process to help you write the equation. A row of 4 columns, labeled from left to right, as follows: First Part. Second Part, = 5, times first. Third Part, = $35, + first. Total = $385.
Use the expressions shown in the table above and your trials in the table to write an equation. Solve your equation. Does your answer make sense? Second row added to the table, labeled from left to right, as follows: x, 5x, 35 + x, blank.