Question: can anyone help me solve these two problems please when...
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Can anyone help me solve these two problems please.
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Write down EACH step and explain (in plain English) what you
did.
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stating the answer is NOT a good submission.

A man can commute either by train or by bus. He always
goes to work on the train in the morning, he comes home on the
train or on the bus in the afternoon. During a total of x working
days, the man commuted by the bus 8 times, and commuted by train 26
times. Find x.
 Mike decides to join a fitness club. The initial signup fee is $100, and the monthly membership fee is $20. If he plans to spend a total of $2020 on the membership, how many years can he stay a member of this club?