Bike Buys

Question

bicycle gear
Helmet $50
Biking gloves $20
Front lights $25
Rear saddlebag $30

Sale price on items listed above
20% off original price of items that cost $30 or more
10% off original price of items that cost $29 or less

Amber, Ike, and Tiffany shopped for bicycle accessories at a store's annual sale.

  • Amber spent $0.50 less on her one item than Ike spent on his two items combined.
  • For her two purchases, Tiffany got $3.50 back from $50.00.
  • One of Tiffany's and Ike's purchases was the same item.

What did each person buy? How much did each person spend?



Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 6