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anonymous
 4 years ago
Use a system of equations to solve the following problem: Douglas High School has a total of 89 boys and girls who play sports. If the number of boys is 8 more than twice the number of girls, how many boys play sports at this high school?
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81
27
62
54
anonymous
 4 years ago
Use a system of equations to solve the following problem: Douglas High School has a total of 89 boys and girls who play sports. If the number of boys is 8 more than twice the number of girls, how many boys play sports at this high school? Answer 81 27 62 54

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Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Andres, recheck the previous question.

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x + y = 89 y = 2x + 8 y = 89  x y = y 2x + 8 = 89  x 3x = 97 x = 81/3 x = 27 y = 62
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