2011 AMC8 Problem 1

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Margie bought \( 3 \) apples at a cost of \( 50 \) cents per apple. She paid with a 5-dollar bill. How much change did Margie recieve?

\(\textbf{(A)}\$1.50\\\textbf{(B)}\$2.00\\\textbf{(C)}\$2.50 \\\textbf{(D)}\$3.00 \\\textbf{(E)}\$3.50\)