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What is the value of the x variable in the solution to the equations?
3x + 2y = 6
2x + 3y = −1
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What is the value of the x variable in the solution to the equations? 3x + 2y = 6 2x + 3y = −1
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acrossBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Multiply the first equation by 3, multiply the second equation by 2, add the two results, and solve for x.
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sommersquidBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
why do you use 3 and 2? :/
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acrossBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
If you do it, then you'll see why I used those numbers.
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@sommersquid trust @across
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sommersquidBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay, lolol lemme do it
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sommersquidBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1347938820694:dw
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sommersquidBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thats what i got for both
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sommersquidBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what do i do now?...
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acrossBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
So you got\[\begin{align}9x+6y&=18\\4x6y&=2\end{align}\]Now add them:\[5x=20\]Can you solve for \(x\)?
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sommersquidBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes x = 4 :) thank you so so much :3
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