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    Apr 4, 2016, 05:35 PM
    Math word problems
    Brian has some boxes of paper clips. Some boxes hold 10 clips and some boxes hold 100. He has some paper clips left over. He has 3 more boxes with 100 paper clips than he has boxes with 10 paper clips. He has two fewer paper clips left over than he has number of boxes with 100 paper clips. What number of paper clips could he have?
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    Apr 4, 2016, 05:38 PM
    We can help, but won't do your homework for you. How will you set up this problem?
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    Apr 4, 2016, 05:45 PM
    Not sure where to start on this.
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    Apr 4, 2016, 06:03 PM
    Draw a picture.

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