Quarter 63494

There were 15 apples in the basket. There were four fewer red apples than green ones and a quarter fewer reds than red ones. How many red apples were in the basket?

Correct answer:

x =  4

Step-by-step explanation:

15=x+(x+4)+(x4x)  15=x+(x+4)+(xx/4)  11x=44  x=1144=4  x=4   Verifying Solution:  j=4+8+3=15

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