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A company held a fundraising event for a charity. Andrew contributed $25 less than twice as much as Michael. The sum of their contributions was $200. How much did Andrew contribute?

A. $75
B. $125
C. $150
D. $175

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  1. a = 2 m - 25
    a + m = 200
    eliminate m
    m = 200 - a
    a = 2 (200-a) -25
    a = 400 - 2 a - 25
    3 a = 375
    a = 125

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