Janet goes shopping. In the first store, she spends three fourths of her money. In the next store, she spends two thirds of what is left. She then has $11. How much did she have before she went shopping?Janet goes shopping. In the first store, she spends three fourths of her money. In the next store, she spends two thirds of what is left. She then has $11. How much did she have before she went shopping?
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x=original amount

x/4 = what is left after first store

1/3(x/4) =11

x/12 =11

x=$132
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