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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x + y = 100
.24x + .50y = .36*100

The answer is 36?

No, that's just the systems of equations. You still have to find x and y

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