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anonymous
 4 years ago
Write a system of two equations using x and y to represent the following problem. A chemist is mixing two solutions together. The chemist wants 100 gallons when complete. He is mixing a 24% solution with a 50% solution to get a 36% solution. How many gallons of each will he use?
anonymous
 4 years ago
Write a system of two equations using x and y to represent the following problem. A chemist is mixing two solutions together. The chemist wants 100 gallons when complete. He is mixing a 24% solution with a 50% solution to get a 36% solution. How many gallons of each will he use?

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Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1x + y = 100 .24x + .50y = .36*100

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, that's just the systems of equations. You still have to find x and y

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Im still a little lost..

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I can show you what to do. I can post a vyew. Vyew is a platform with an online whiteboard. It has a voice option which will enable me to communicate with you. If you're interested, I can post a link.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do I have to talk? Or can I just chat you while your doing this

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You don't have to talk. I prefer if you did, but it is not required.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't really want to if thats okay. But it would be great if you could show me how to do this..

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I know my explanations were weird, but hopefully you got the gist of it. x = 53.8462 gallons y = 46.1538 gallons

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I did. You were a big help!
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