A problem states: "There are 9 more pencils than pens in a container. There are 25 writing utensils in the container in all. How many pens are there in the container?" Let p represent the number of pens. Which equation represents the situation? p + 9 = 25 2p−9=25 2(p+9)=25 2p + 9 = 25

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2015-11-09 13:42:55

2p + 9 = 25 is the correct equation

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