# SOLUTION: Jim and Al sold a total of 600 hotodgs in a month. If Jim sold 5 times as many as Al. How much did each sell?

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 Question 352585: Jim and Al sold a total of 600 hotodgs in a month. If Jim sold 5 times as many as Al. How much did each sell?Found 2 solutions by mananth, iyah98:Answer by mananth(13127)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let Al sell x hotdogs Jim sold 5x ... 5x+x = 600 6x=600 /6 x= 100 sold by Al 500 sold by Jim ... m.ananth@hotmail.ca Answer by iyah98(2)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!equation base on the given statement J + A = 600 J = 5A Simplified 5A + A = 600 6A = 600 A = 100 Hotdogs sold by Al Jim sold 500 hotdogs