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Translate the following scenario into an algebraic equation and then solve:

Use `j` for your variable to represent journals.

Maxine bought a total of 5 textbooks at the bookstore. She bought two more textbooks than journals. How many journals did she buy?

Equation `\ \ `

`j=\ `

Use `j` for your variable to represent journals.

Maxine bought a total of 5 textbooks at the bookstore. She bought two more textbooks than journals. How many journals did she buy?

Equation `\ \ `

`j=\ `

Box 1: Enter your answer as an equation. Example: y=3x^2+1, 2+x+y=3

Be sure your variables match those in the question

`5=2+j`

Box 2: Enter your answer as a number (like 5, -3, 2.2172) or as a calculation (like 5/3, 2^3, 5+4)

Enter DNE for Does Not Exist, oo for Infinity

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