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Thomas paid $300.30 for 98 goldfish and silverfish.

A week later, 14 of his silverfish died.

He then had an equal number of silverfish and goldfish.

Each silverfish cost $3 more than a goldfish.

(a) What is the cost of a goldfish?

(b) How much did he pay for all the silverfish bought?

 

Notes to student:

  1. If the question above has parts(e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12
  2. Round your answer off to 2 decimal places
The correct answer is : 1.35,243.60
(a )$____,(b) $____