# Question #6018c

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

Using the place descriptions, the equation is:

The value of

You can express this amount as "6 tens 3 ones."

#### Explanation:

I think the question has a typo where the

I think the question should be:

If 49 tens 82 ones - 12 tens 96 ones =

This question implies that "293" is too small, and it wants to know how much you'd need to add to make the answer correct.

Here is a good way to solve this problem.

1) For your own convenience, turn the bills into a sum of money.

49 tens = $490

82 ones = $ 82

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Total . . . . . $572

12 tens = $120

96 ones = $ 96

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Total. . . . . .$216

Now you can write the question like this:

[49 tens 82 ones]

[ . . . . . 572 . . . . . ]

Solve for

1) Combine like terms by doing the subtraction

2) Subtract 293 from both sides to isolate

Answer:

The value of

Check:

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