Math

Walker is taking a strength-training class. He hopes to increase the number of pounds that he can lift by 25% in 6 weeks. If x represents the number of pounds Walker was able to lift at the time he started the class, which expression best represents the number of pounds he wants to be able to lift in 6 weeks?

a. 6x + 0.25x
b. x + 0.25x
c. 6(x + 0.25x)
d. x + 25x
Test ID: 204
Source: TAKS Exit Level Mathematics 2010 Released Items