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8-55.

Last year a bonsai lemon tree grew half as much as a dwarf lemon tree. A full size lemon tree grew three times as much as the dwarf lemon. Together the three trees grew

Create a variable expression using the information given in the problem.

Try relating each tree to the dwarf lemon tree. How can each tree be represented if the dwarf lemon tree is ?

Full size lemon tree:

Bonsai lemon tree:

Bonsai tree grew

Dwarf tree grew

Full size tree grew