SOLUTION: A student took a test composed of 20 questions, with correct answers worth 2 points. If the student received 38 points for his grade, how many questions were correct?

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 Question 457365: A student took a test composed of 20 questions, with correct answers worth 2 points. If the student received 38 points for his grade, how many questions were correct?Answer by richwmiller(9135)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!20*2=40 perfect score 40-38=2 missed two points 2/2=1 missed answer 2 points missed by 2 points per question 20-1=19 correct answers check 19*2=38 ok