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anonymous

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The owners of River View Bakery have hired enough servers to handle 17 tables of customers, and the fire marshal has approved the restaurant for a limit of 56 customers. The owners need to purchase two-seat and four-seat tables to accommodate the customers. 1. Write a system of equations to illustrate the situation. Use x for the two-seat tables and y for the four-seat tables.

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  1. dumbcow
    • 5 years ago
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    x+y = 17 2x + 4y = 56

  2. dumbcow
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    use substitution or elimination to solve for x and y

  3. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    Well how would I do elimination?

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