Question

# The bracelet lily wants to buy costs $5 less then the amount lily has saved. The braclet costs $30. How much money does lily have saved?

Answer

35

- Q: Let x be the amount of money Lily has saved. A: x = Lily's savings.
- Q: What is the cost of the bracelet in terms of x? A: The cost of the bracelet is x - 5 = 30.
- Q: Solve for x. A: x = 35.