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?
The tires will cost
To start, set up an equation:
Combine like terms:
Divide both sides by
This means that the rims will cost
We can use an equation from earlier to solve for tires:
Meaning the tires will cost