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Asked Oct 30, 2019
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To raise money, a school is sponsoring a magazine subscription drive. By visiting 90 homes in the neighborhood, one student was able to sell $375 worth of subscriptions. At this rate, how many additional homes will the student have to visit in order to meet a $500 goal?
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Step 1

Obtain the number of homes visited by the student for subscribing $1.

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For 90 homes $375 $375 90 6 homes $375 375 25 6 homes 25 Thus for $1 the student has to visit

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Step 2

Obtain the number of homes visited by t...

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6 homes 25 For $1 $1 6 x 500 120 $500x $1 25 Thus for $500 the student has to visit 120 homes

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