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Dollars and Cents II (Posted on 2012-12-19) Difficulty: 2 of 5
Stephen went to the bank to cash a check. By mistake, the teller gave him dollars instead of cents and cents instead of dollars, which he didn't notice. On the way out, Stephen spent a nickel at a gum machine. When Stephen returned home, he found he had exactly twice the amount of the check.

Determine the exact amount of the check Stephen cashed at the bank.

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The exact amount of the check:  31$ 63c

By mistake, the teller gave him 63$ 31c

Spending a nickel at a "gum machine "(bad conotation!)  Stephan had exactly twice the amount of the check 
i.e. 63$ 26c.

Needless to guess,- he went back to the bank

 


  Posted by Ady TZIDON on 2012-12-19 11:21:52
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