I. Three diamond rings cost $1,800. How much does one diamond ring cost?
1. Read the entire problem
2. Rewrite the question as a statement
3. Who or what is the problem about?
4. Draw your model
5. Write and solve your equation/s
6. Check and fill in your answer (Is it reasonable and accurate?)
II. The value of the diamond in a diamond ring is 9/10 (nine-tenths) the price of the ring; the metal portion of the ring makes up 1/10 (one tenth) the price of the ring. How much would just the diamond cost?
III. 2 diamond rings and 4 silver rings cost $1,440. A diamond ring and a silver ring cost $660. How much does a silver ring cost?
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