# CopyMart charges $29 plus 44 cents per copy to produce promotional brochures. How many brochures can Steve purchase if he has a budget of$87.08?

Jul 11, 2016

132

#### Explanation:

Funds available after the initial flat rate charge of $29 is: $87.08
ul($29.00) larr" subtract" $58.08

So the count of the brochures is:

($58.08)/($0.44) = 132

$\textcolor{b r o w n}{\text{Notice that the 44 cents has been changed into dollars}}$

It is important that for division you have the same unit of measurement. In this case it is the dollar.