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 Question from anna, a student: divide $100.00 between two friends, so that one has$5.50 more than the other

Hi Anna,

Peter and Mary each have $50.00. Peter gives$1.00 of his money to Mary. How much more does Mary have than Peter?

Peter gives $2.00 of his money to Mary. How much more does Mary have than Peter? How much does Peter have to give Mary so that she has$5.50 more than he has?

Penny

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