A washer and a dryer cost $750 combined. The cost of the washer is two times the cost of the dryer. What is the cost of the dryer?

ANSWERS

2017-08-13 18:09:14

let the cost of the dryer = x let the cost of the washer = y x + y = 750 y = 2x Substitute: x + 2x = 750 3x = 750 x = 250 250 + y = 750 y = 500 Therefore, the cost of the washer is $500 and the cost of the dryer is $250! :) I hope this helps you! :D

ADD ANSWER