# I went to the bookshop and spent one-half of the money that was in my purse. When I came out, I found that I had.......

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I went to the bookshop and spent one-half of the money that was in my purse.

When I came out, I found that I had as many cents as I had dollars and half as many dollars as I had cents when I went in. Find the money in my purse when I entered the store.

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