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Jeremy wants to buy a new computer. The saleswoman says that he can make a down payment and then pay for the computer in installments. Here's a formula that describes this scenario: x=t-yz x = Amount down y = Money each month z = Number of months t = Total price Rewrite the formula to solve for the amount of money Jeremy must pay each month.

Jennifer Patterson

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Zach Chandler on July 29, 2018

The correct answer is:a Explanation:we want to solve for the amount of money that is paid each month. This is represented by the equation. This means that we want to isolate y in this equation:x = t - yzWe the first place, I want to subtract t from each side:x - t = t - yz - tx - t = -yzNow we want to cancel the negative sign and z. We can isolate both things at the same time; divide both sides by -z:we can divide the numerator and the negative sign; this gives us

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