# SOLUTION: The cost of mailing a postcard to the USA from France is eighteen cents less than twice the cost of mailing a postcard in Germany. The total cost to mail a postcard from each count

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 Question 127836: The cost of mailing a postcard to the USA from France is eighteen cents less than twice the cost of mailing a postcard in Germany. The total cost to mail a postcard from each country is \$2.04. Find the cost to mail a postcard in each country.Answer by checkley71(8403)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!LET X BE THE PRICE FOR THE GERMAN POST CARD. X+(2X-.18)=2.04 3X=2.04+.18 3X=2.22 X=2.22/3 X=\$.74 FOR THE GERMAN POST CARD 2*74-18=1.30 FOR THE FRENCH POST CARD .74+1.30=2.04