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Word problem for local hamburger

A local hamburger shop sold a total of 396 hamburgers and cheeseburgers on Wednesday. There were 54 fewer cheeseburgers sold then hamburgs. How many hamburgers were sold on Wednesday?

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Solution. Assume that x hamburgers were sold on Wednesday. Then there were x-54 cheeseburgers sold. By ...

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This provides an example of writing an equation from a word problem and solving.