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The Thief & His Parrot 

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Herbert was involved in 9 thefts last year and 72 thefts this year. His parrot helped him steal 5 diamonds last year and 7 diamonds this year. He rewarded the parrot with an elastic band and some nuts. The parrot stretched the elastic band which was 15 inches long by another 5 inches. The parrot then ate 38 nuts. There are still 18 nuts left in the cage. It cost $ 7 to feed the parrot last week. This week it cost $ 10 more.


In two years, how many diamonds did the parrot steal?


In two years, how many thefts was the thief involved in?


How many dollars did it cost to feed the parrot for two weeks?


With how many nuts did the thief reward the parrot?


How many inches did the parrot stretch the elastic band to?

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