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anonymous
 5 years ago
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The junior class sold 120 turkey dinner plates and 200 chicken dinner plates for a total of $2,150. The senior class sold 100 turkey plates and 300 chicken plates, raising $2,625. What was the cost of each turkey dinner plate?
anonymous
 5 years ago
3.7 points Save The junior class sold 120 turkey dinner plates and 200 chicken dinner plates for a total of $2,150. The senior class sold 100 turkey plates and 300 chicken plates, raising $2,625. What was the cost of each turkey dinner plate?

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watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let \(x,y\) be the cost of a turkey and a chicken plate respectively. Then \(120x+200y=2150\) \(100x+300y=2625\) Please try to solve it :)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wouldnt i just subtract 300 from 2625 and thendivide?

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Multiply the first equation by 3 and the second by 2. Then add the two resulted equations and see what happen.
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