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**Rita is saving up 15,000 to put a down payment on a condominium.**

If he starts with 8,000 saved and saves an additional $850 each month, which equation represents how far Rita is from her goal of reaching $15,000 saved?

Let x stand for months and y stand for dollars.

**Answer**

The equation is 15000=850x+8000 because the total is 15000 and the you started with 8000 and you saved 850 each month.

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##### Upload Date: 5/31/2017

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