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At one point in a Girl Scout cookie sales drive, region C had sold 1500 boxes of cookies, and region D had sold 1200 boxes of cookies. If region D tries harder, they can sell 50 more boxes of cookies every day than region C.
a. How many days will it take for region D to catch up?
b. If sales are stopped after 8 more days, can you tell how many total boxes each region sold?

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