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8. The cost of four scarves and six hats is $52.00. The cost of two hats is $1.00 more than the cost of one scarf. What is the cost of one scarf? (1 point)
$4.00
$5.00
$6.00
$7.00
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
8. The cost of four scarves and six hats is $52.00. The cost of two hats is $1.00 more than the cost of one scarf. What is the cost of one scarf? (1 point) $4.00 $5.00 $6.00 $7.00
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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shankvee\Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Take x to be cost of a scarf and y to be of a hat, 4x+6y=52 and 2y=x+1 Now solve the equations. x=7
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atjariBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Let the cost of one scarf be a and the cost of one hat be b. Then you get two simultaneous equations in terms of a and b. The equations are 4a+6b=52 & 2ba=1 Take 4a+6b=52 as equation 1 and a+1=b as equation 2 Multiply equation 2 by 3. Then u get 6b.3a=3 Take this as equation 3. When you subtract equation 3 from 1 you get 7a=49 Then a=7
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