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anonymous

  • 4 years ago

find the value of x and y. top= 3x + 17 bottom= 2y left side= 4 right side= 4x - y

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  1. fj
    • 4 years ago
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    x=5 y=16

  2. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    thanks but how did you get that

  3. fj
    • 4 years ago
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    you have equale top whit bottom and left side whit right side too.

  4. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    so 3x + 17= 2y

  5. fj
    • 4 years ago
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    that's right

  6. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    how do i equal out the x and y

  7. fj
    • 4 years ago
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    you have to solve this: 4=4x-y and 2y=3x+17 ok?

  8. fj
    • 4 years ago
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    \[3x-2y =-17\] \[-2\times \left( 4x-y=4 \right)\] \[-8x+2y=-8\] \[3x-2y=-17\] \[x=5 , y=16\]

  9. fj
    • 4 years ago
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    you got it?

  10. anonymous
    • 4 years ago
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    yeah kinda thanks

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