# Ann earned a total of $346 in simple interest from two separate accounts. In an account earning 4% interest, Ann invested $1,900 more than three times the amount she invested in an account earning 3%. How much did she invest in each account?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

Let total interest earned be

Let the first account be

Let the second account br

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In the account earning 4% interest:

..invested $1900 more than:

three times:

the amount she invested in..3% account

Thus before interest we have:

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We are told that the total interest is:

The contribution to this from both accounts is:

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Substitute for

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Using Equation(1)