# SOLUTION: Question: Members of the computer club were assessed equal amounts to raise \$1200 to buy some software. When 8 new members joined, the per-member assessment was reduced by \$7.50.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Miscellaneous Word Problems Question 531668: Question: Members of the computer club were assessed equal amounts to raise \$1200 to buy some software. When 8 new members joined, the per-member assessment was reduced by \$7.50. What was the new size of the club? Stuff I got so far: Let n= number of members after 8 joined n-8= number of members before 8 joined 1200/n - ?/(n-8) =7.50 I don't know what I put in the question mark spot! I can solve it I just need to finish setting it up.Answer by scott8148(6628)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the cost of the software doesn't change, only the number of members (1200 / n) - [1200 / (n - 8) = 7.50