Chloe has 24 pens in her backpack colored blue or black, She has 8 black pens. What equation is correct to determine how many blue pens in Chloe's backpack? Write it, please.

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2022-06-29
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Chloe has 24 pens in her backpack colored blue or black, She has 8 black pens. What equation is correct to determine how many blue pens in Chloe's backpack? Write it, please.

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svirajueh

Answered 2022-06-30
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Let the number of blue pens be x

Also, she has 8 black pens, thus, total number of pens:

$=x+8$

If total number of pens is 24 (according to the question), we have the equation:

$x+8=24$

Also, she has 8 black pens, thus, total number of pens:

$=x+8$

If total number of pens is 24 (according to the question), we have the equation:

$x+8=24$

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