anonymous
  • anonymous
Using elimination to solve the system 2x + y = 8 and x + y = 4, which of the following could be the first step?
Mathematics
  • Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
SOLVED
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
schrodinger
  • schrodinger
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
anonymous
  • anonymous
A. 2x + y = 8--------> 2x + y = 8 (x + y = 4)(-1)---> -x - y = -4 B. 2x + (4 - x) = 8 C. 2x + y = x + y D. 3x + 2y = 12 E. x = 4
anonymous
  • anonymous
so elimination... time to DRAW! :P
anonymous
  • anonymous
What am I supposed to do?! :( Oh no... :(

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

More answers

amistre64
  • amistre64
what do you do to eliminate?
anonymous
  • anonymous
|dw:1327102546630:dw|
anonymous
  • anonymous
Oh wow.. I am just not thinking too much today! Thanks though! :)
amistre64
  • amistre64
C is actually another way to eliminate in this problem
amistre64
  • amistre64
but I think A is what they are getting after
anonymous
  • anonymous
So my answer would be A then correct?
anonymous
  • anonymous
It makes more sense to me if it is.
amistre64
  • amistre64
A is the most likely bet as far as what they are expecting of you
amistre64
  • amistre64
but you get the same results from C so its really a bad question to me
anonymous
  • anonymous
Hm.. alright, thanks! :) I'm just going to go with A.
amistre64
  • amistre64
opps, C is almost lol; C is bad
amistre64
  • amistre64
left off the constants in me head

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.