# Antonio is buying new rims and tires for his SUV. The total cost of the rims and tries is $2300. If the cost of the tries is $200 more than twice as much as the rims, what is the cost of the rims?

##### 1 Answer

May 9, 2018

The tires will cost

#### Explanation:

To start, set up an equation:

Using

Substitute

Combine like terms:

And subtract

Divide both sides by

To get:

This means that the rims will cost

We can use an equation from earlier to solve for tires:

Meaning the tires will cost