A package of 25 mechanical pencils costs $5.75. How much does each pencil Cost? 1 Answer Mar 14, 2018 Answer: See below... Explanation: 25 pencils cost $5.75

let $x$ be the price of $1$ pencil

25x=$5.75 x = ($5.75)/25

x = $0.23 Therefore $1$pencil $= 23\$ cents