# SOLUTION: Please help. the members of a flying club plan to share equally the cost of a \$20,000 airplane. The members want to find five more people to join the club so that the cost per per

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 Question 178713: Please help. the members of a flying club plan to share equally the cost of a \$20,000 airplane. The members want to find five more people to join the club so that the cost per person will decrease by \$2000. How many members are currently in the club.Answer by josmiceli(9661)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let = current number of members in club The present cost/person is If 5 more join, will be the cost /person given: Multiply both sides by Divide both sides by and (answer can't be negative) There are currently 5 members in the club check: OK