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11-54.

Pierre’s Ice Cream Shoppe charges $1.19 for a scoop of ice cream and $0.49 for each topping. Gordon paid $4.55 for a three-scoop sundae. How many toppings did he get? Homework Help ✎

Let x represent the number of toppings Gordon ordered.

Create an equation relating the 3 scoops, the x toppings, and the $4.55 total.

(3)(1.19) + (0.49)x = 4.55