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xokatexo

  • 3 years ago

The greater of to numbers is 1 more than twice the smaller. 3 times the greater number exceeds 5 times the smaller by 10.

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  1. lgbasallote
    • 3 years ago
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    let the greater number be x, and the smaller number be y the greater of to numbers is 1 more than twice the smaller so x = 2y + 1 3 times the greater number exceeds 5 times the smaller by 10 3x = 5y + 10 does that help?

  2. trackzz
    • 3 years ago
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    Let x represent the smaller number Let y represent the....damn basa damn

  3. trackzz
    • 3 years ago
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    yeupp just follow that attempts were made.

  4. xokatexo
    • 3 years ago
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    so you add x= 2y + 1 and 3x = 5y + 10

  5. lgbasallote
    • 3 years ago
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    no...you use elimination

  6. lgbasallote
    • 3 years ago
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    or substitution

  7. trackzz
    • 3 years ago
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    no, you perform the elimination or substitution process in which you'll solve for one variable. Then substitute whatever you solved for to get the unknown. Making the equation is all you need to get the answer.

  8. lgbasallote
    • 3 years ago
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    incredible

  9. trackzz
    • 3 years ago
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    That timing. OH MAI.

  10. lgbasallote
    • 3 years ago
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    and the order too

  11. xokatexo
    • 3 years ago
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    i got it thanks guys! IDK WHO TO MEDAL!

  12. trackzz
    • 3 years ago
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    Aha yes. The order. Oh i dunno just blind pick. I suggest basallote since he answered first

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