Sklyer has 15 less than twice as many customers as when she started selling newspapers. She now has 155 customers. How many did she have when she started?
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Sklyer has 15 less than twice as many customers as when she started selling newspapers. She now has 155 customers. How many did she have when she started?
2 Answer

1. User Answers Magli
155 = 2x 15
170 = 2x
85 = x
She had 85 when she first started. 
2. User Answers fallenstar01
she started with 70
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