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  • 5 years ago

athletes from both Northville High School and southfield High school rode buses to get to a regional track meet westville. The northville team traveled x miles, and the southfield team traveled (3x - 12) miles. The total traveled by the two teams wwere 64 miles. How far did the Soouthfield team travel to get to the track meet?

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  1. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    x + 3x - 12 = 64, find x Southfield team traveled (3x-12) miles

  2. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    or 27!

  3. lolo
    • 5 years ago
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    what?

  4. Yuki
    • 5 years ago
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    x and 3x-12 are the total miles that they both traveled, since it is 64 miles x + (3x-12) = 64 if you solve for it, 4x = 76 thus x = 19

  5. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    whoops, subtracted instead of added...

  6. Yuki
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    since the other traveled 3x-12, 3*19-12 = 57 - 12 = 35

  7. anonymous
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    I GOT 25.3 LOL

  8. Yuki
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    oops, 45

  9. Yuki
    • 5 years ago
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    cause 45 + 19 = 64 that makes more sense

  10. lolo
    • 5 years ago
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    which 1 Is the right answer if ANSWER THE QUESTION !!!!!!!

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