### Math

# Mike received 86 dollars and 6 movie tickets for his birthday. He went to a sporting goods store and bought a baseball glove, baseball, and bat.

He had 25 dollars left over, how much did he spent on the baseball gear ?

He had 25 dollars left over, how much did he spent on the baseball gear ?

86=amount of money Mike started with or received

x=amount he spent on baseball gear

25=amount he had left

86-x=25

86-x+x=25+x

86=25+x

86-25=25+x-25

61=x