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anonymous
 5 years ago
The perimeter of the rectangle is 24 and the perimeter of the triangle is 23. The equations for the triangle is x+1, x+y, and y+6. The equations for the rectangle is x and 3y. Write an equations to that represents the perimeter of the triangle. Write an equation in standard form the represents the perimeter of the rectangle. Write a system of linear equations to represent the problem. The solve the system of linear equations to find x and y.
anonymous
 5 years ago
The perimeter of the rectangle is 24 and the perimeter of the triangle is 23. The equations for the triangle is x+1, x+y, and y+6. The equations for the rectangle is x and 3y. Write an equations to that represents the perimeter of the triangle. Write an equation in standard form the represents the perimeter of the rectangle. Write a system of linear equations to represent the problem. The solve the system of linear equations to find x and y.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if those equations represent the side lengths x+1+x+y+y+6 = 23 2x+2(3)y = 24 x+y=8 x+3y=12 x=8y x=123y 8y=123y 2y=4 y=2 x=6

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0where do you get the 3 from in the first and second equations?
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