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anonymous
 5 years ago
Solve this
15x + 8y = $214
anonymous
 5 years ago
Solve this 15x + 8y = $214

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0To solve this, rewrite the equation in terms of y, that is, get y on a side by itself.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So if we start with 15x + 8y = 214, let's isolate the 8y. To isolate it, let's subtract 15x from both sides. 15x + 8y = 214 15x  15x We get 8y = 214  15x

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you understand what I did? Whatever we do to one side, we must do to the other.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In this case, all you would be able to find are maximums of x and y. You will not be able to evaluate completely.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0They are asking for a simplified equation.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That is only one set of possible solutions. There are an infinite amount of solutions.

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the solution is actually a line on a graph and not a single set of numbers.
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