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Paula and Russel recieve the same weekly allowance. One
Saturday after receiving their allowances, Paula spent $7
and Russel spend $4. Paula then had only half as much left
as Russel had left. How much was each allowance?
Represent your answer with variables. Let a
the amount
of weekly allowance ($).
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Paula and Russel recieve the same weekly allowance. One Saturday after receiving their allowances, Paula spent $7 and Russel spend $4. Paula then had only half as much left as Russel had left. How much was each allowance? Represent your answer with variables. Let a the amount of weekly allowance ($).