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Investing question (math 70)

An investment of $12,250 is divided into two accounts, one for stocks and one for mutual funds. The value of the stock account is $2000 less than twice the value of the mutual fund account.

Find the amount in the stock account.

my answer was $10,250....what did you get and how do u get your answer?


Asked by Anonymous at 8:50 PM on Feb. 28, 2011 in

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Answers (3)
  • $10,250 Divide 12,250 by 2 and got 6,125. Multiply 6,125 by 2 and get at your starting amount of 12, 250 and subtract 2,000 gets your answer of 10,250.

    Answer by proudmom2510 at 8:57 PM on Feb. 28, 2011

  • I don't have an answer for you, but I know CPR.

    Answer by idaspida at 8:52 PM on Feb. 28, 2011

  • what is with all of the math questions? I don't do my daughter's homework...

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:03 PM on Feb. 28, 2011