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Asked Jan 22, 2020
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The bookstore marked some notepads down from
​$3.003.00
but still kept the price over
​$2.002.00.
It sold all of them. The total amount of money from the sale of the pads was
​$40.8540.85.
How many notepads were​ sold? What was the price of each​ notepad?
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Step 1

Let x be the price of each notepad and y be the number of notepads sold.

Given, the price of each notepad is below $3.00 and over $2.00

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Step 2

Since total amount of money from the sale of the pads was $40.85

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Step 3

Since y is the number of notepads sold, value of y must be a whole number. The minimum valu...

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