# Keith and Michelle went out to dinner. The total cost of the meal, including the tip, came to $53.70. If the combined tip came out to$9.60, and each friend spent an equal amount, how much did each friend pay not including the tip?

Jun 13, 2018

$22.05 #### Explanation:$53.70-$9.60=$44.10

[$44.10]/2=$22.05 each