# Question #866bc

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Each dog has $40.00 spent on it.

#### Explanation:

Objective: find the cost for

Let the cost for 1 dog be

Let the cost for 1 cat be

Let total cost be

Count of cats is 164

Count of dogs is 24

Total budget is $4240

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Breaking down part of the question into its component parts:

...for each dog cost twice as much as those supplies for cats.

Feeds 164 cats and 24 dogs. Her budget is $4240.

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Consider equation(1):

Using

But

Divide both sides by 106

**Jane can spend** **on each dog for food and medication.**

#### Explanation:

Let

Then,

By condition

Hence Jane can spend