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    Linear Equations Word Problems

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    Sue decided to start saving money. She puts $40 away to start out with and she adds $5 each month.

    Let A represent the total amount of money in dollars put away and let N represent the number of months that Sue has been saving. Write an equation relating A to N, and graph the equation with N as the x axis with a scale of 1 to 10 and y is the A axis with a scale of 10 to 90.

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