### Home > INT1 > Chapter A > Lesson A.1.8 > Problem A-84

A-84.

Solve this problem by defining one variable and then writing and solving an equation. Write your solution in a sentence.

West High School’s population is

Define a variable.

Write an expression that defines the number of West High students in terms of the variable.

Write an equation using the total population of the two schools.

Solve for .