Algebra Puzzle – Challenge 53

Try to solve this interesting puzzle and critical thinking problem to learn more tips & tricks in mathematics.

Challenge:

Nicole bought some marbles. If she had bought four times as many as she did, she would have 33 more. How many marbles did she buy?

$11.99 Satisfied 123 Students The correct answer is 11. Let x be the number of marbles Nicole bought. Then: 4x = x + 33 → x = 11 Nicole bought 11 marbles. If she had bought four times as many as she did (4 × 11 = 44), she would have 33 more marbles. (11 + 33 = 44) More math articles What people say about "Algebra Puzzle - Challenge 53"? No one replied yet. X 30% OFF Limited time only! Save Over 30% SAVE$5

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