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Hockey team receive 2 points when they win and 1 point when they tie. One season, a team won a championship with 64 points. They won 11 more games than they tied. How many wins and how many ties did the team have? How many wins did the team have?

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  1. anonymous
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    number of wins = x number of ties = y

  2. anonymous
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    2x + y = 64 x = y+11 solve them

  3. anonymous
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    sub 2nd into 1st 2(y+11) +y = 64 3y +22 = 64 y= 14 sub into the 2nd eqn

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    x= 14 +11 = 25

  5. anonymous
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    therefore 25winss

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    thanks.....;)

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    how many did they tied?

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    well, if you look back at the working out should be easy

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    14

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