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anonymous
 5 years ago
show that the equation 11x + 8y + 17 = xy has 16 solutions and also list the solutions. pls help me
anonymous
 5 years ago
show that the equation 11x + 8y + 17 = xy has 16 solutions and also list the solutions. pls help me

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0checking right now, will post when answered

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok thanks but not forget to answer me bye

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0they do not have to be integer values I pressume

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there are more than 16 solutions. 11x+17=xy8y 11x+17=y(x8) y=(11x+17)/(x8) plug in any x except for x=8 and you will get a corresponding y value. All of the solutions look like this.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0example: x=1 (11+17)/(18)=4 11(1)+8(4)+17=1132+17=4=(4)(1)=yx

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so (1,4) is a solution. you can find the 16 you need this way

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0rsvitale is correct but you could be there all day plugging in values of x You might notice that the odd values of x between 1 and including 7 work giving (x,y) = (1, 4) (3, 10) (5, 24) and (7, 94) You have 8 solutions now. A way forward from here would possibly be to select useful negative x values.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0...good to try these ideas but the following solutions are what you need (x,y) = (9, 116) (13, 32) (15, 26) and (25, 12)
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