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There are some reference books, dictionaries and magazines at a bookstore.

`2/9` of the books at the bookstore are reference books.

The number of magazines at the bookstore is `3/8` of the number of dictionaries.

There are 884 more dictionaries than reference books at the bookstore.

(a) How many magazines are there at the bookstore?

(b) Magazines are sold at 3 for $8. How much money can the owner of the bookstore collect if he sold all his magazines?

 

Notes to students:

  1. If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12
The correct answer is : 546,1456
(a)____, (b) $____