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Advanced MathContemporary Mathematics for Business & ConsumersSet up and solve equations for the following business situations. The U.S. Congress has a total of 535 members. If the number of representatives is 65 less than five times the number of senators, how many senators and how many representatives are in Congress?BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Robert Brechner + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305585447

Chapter 5.II, Problem 15RE

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Set up and solve equations for the following business situations.

The U.S. Congress has a total of 535 members. If the number of representatives is 65 less than five times the number of senators, how many senators and how many representatives are in Congress?

Contemporary Mathematics for Business & Consumers

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