The price to mail a letter at the post office is $0.35 for the first ounce and$0.17 for each additional ounce. Amrit paid $2.05 to mail his Question The price to mail a letter at the post office is$0.35 for the first ounce and $0.17 for each additional ounce. Amrit paid$2.05 to mail his letter. How much did the letter weigh?

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1. As we know the first ounce cost $0.35, we can subtract that from$2.05.
Therefore, $2.05 –$0.35 = $1.70 We can then divide the remaining amount of money by$0.17 to find out how many more ounces the letter weighed.
$1.70/$0.17 = 10