The bill paying service charges $5 per month plus $0.50 per bill. Tiny used this service for 6 months and paid a total of $48.50. How many bills were paid through this service during that period?

37 bills were paid through this service during that period . Let the number of bill is x . 0.5x + 5*6 = 48.5 0.5x = 18.5 x = 18.5/0.5 x = 37

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37 bills were paid through this service during that period .

Let the number of bill is x .

0.5x + 5*6 = 48.5

0.5x = 18.5

x = 18.5/0.5

x = 37

Let the number of bill is x .

0.5x + 5*6 = 48.5

0.5x = 18.5

x = 18.5/0.5

x = 37

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