On Saturday afternoon, James sent m text messages each hour for 5 hours, and Shane sent p text messages each hour for 4 hours. Which of the following represents the total number of messages sent by James and Shane on Saturday afternoon?
A.) 9mp B.) 20mp C.) 5m + 4p D.) 4m + 5p
James sent m text messages each hour for 5 hours
= 5m Shane sent p text messages each hour for 4 hours = 4p The total number of messages sent by James and Shane = 5m + 4p C.) 5m + 4p Ask Algebra House Comments are closed.

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