Math question?

I buy in with $5 at a poker table and I am given $5 worth of chips. I lose all those chips and buy back in with another $5. I end the game with $8 worth of chips. How much can I exchange those $8 worth of chips for? It’s like I’m in the twilight zone trying to explain this to my roommates. They think when I got... show more I buy in with $5 at a poker table and I am given $5 worth of chips. I lose all those chips and buy back in with another $5. I end the game with $8 worth of chips. How much can I exchange those $8 worth of chips for?

It’s like I’m in the twilight zone trying to explain this to my roommates. They think when I got the chips I went -10 in the hole and cashing out with 8, I would get $2
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