The bank gives Lucy a check for $2,000 instead of $20 just minutes after Mr. Barnsdahl had declared that his bank was perfect. To force the grouch into admitting a mistake, she cashes the check and hides the money in a box of candy. When it comes time to return the cash, the box is missing. Harry unknowingly gave the candy to the boys. Written by
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The $2,000 would be equivalent to $15,700 in 2015 after adjusting for inflation. See more
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[going over Lucy's checkbook
Your addition is perfect.
However, when we write a check, we do not add to our balance, we subtract. How could you have made such a mistake?
Well, to tell you the truth, I - I don't like subtraction.