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Writing Equations for Word Problems [09/01/1998]
Can you help me convert the following word problems to equations and solve them? An oil painting is 16 years older than a watercolor ....

Writing Expressions with Variables [09/13/1998]
Write an expression that represents a $500 donation plus $5 for every event.

The Youngest of the Tennis Player [5/9/1995]
Five friends get together to play 5 doubles matches. The sums of the ages of the players for the different matches are 124, 128, 130, 136 and 142 years. What is the age of the youngest player?

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