Question

It’s going to be Lindsay’s birthday soon, and her friends Martin, Sylvia, Tad, and Yvonne have contributed equal amounts of money to buy her a present. They have $25.00 to spend between them. Determine how much each contributed. Aaron reads 9 books from the library each month for p months in a row. Write an expression to show how many books Aaron read in all. Then, find the number of books Aaron read if he read for 6 months. in progress 0 1 day 2021-09-15T19:32:52+00:00 1 Answer 0 ## Answers ( ) 1. Answer: 1) Each friend had contributed$6.25.

2)The expression to show how many books Aaron read in p months : He reads 54 books in 6 months.

Step-by-step explanation:

1) Given : The total number of friends who contributed equal amounts of money to buy a present. : 4

The total amount they have = $25 Since all the friends contributed the same amount. Thus , the amount each had contributed : Hence, each friend had contributed$6.25.

2) Given : The number of books Aron reads each month = 9 books

Let the number of months be ‘p’.

Then the expression to show how many books Aaron read in p months . Then , the  number of books Aaron read if he read for 6 months. Hence, he reads 54 books in 6 months.