On Saturday afternoon, James sent

A.) 9

B.) 20

C.) 5

D.) 4

*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.) 9

*mp*B.) 20

*mp*C.) 5

*m*+ 4*p*D.) 4

*m*+ 5*p*
James sent

= 5

Shane sent

= 4

The total number of messages sent by James and Shane

= 5

*m*text messages each hour for 5 hours= 5

*m*Shane sent

*p*text messages each hour for 4 hours= 4

*p*The total number of messages sent by James and Shane

= 5

*m*+ 4*p***C.) 5m + 4p****Ask Algebra House**