

Jake and Krystal each have a stamp collection.
Together they have 426 stamps. Krystal has 74 more stamps than Jake. How many stamps are in each
collection? Order the steps used to solve the problem.
a.  Add 74 to the number in
Krystal’s collection.
 b.  Divide the remaining number of stamps evenly
between Krystal and Jake.
 c.  Subtract 74 from the
total number of stamps, and add them to Krystal’s collection.
 d.  Krystal has 250 stamps in her collection and Jake has 176 stamps in his
collection. 
