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Lisandra961
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Helps plz A business assistant must leave more than $50 in the supply account. There is $200 in the account. The assistant needs to order x boxes of pens that cost $10.50 each. What is the maximum number of boxes of pens the business assistant can buy? A 10 B 14 C 15 D 23

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lilkya

$200-10.50x = $50 200-50=10.50x 150=10.50x 14.29=x so you can order 14 boxes.

sabbibae

Hey there! The assistant can buy 14 boxes of pens. Step 1: 200 - 50 = 150Step 2: 150 / 10.50 = 14.28Step 3: Round 14.28 to 14 Hope this helps!

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