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The senior classes at High School A and High School B planned separate trips to the local amusement park. The senior class at High School A rented and filled 1 van and 14 buses with 853 students. High School B rented and filled 10 vans and 7 buses with 550 students. Each van and each bus carried the same number of students. Find the number of students in each van and in each bus.
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The senior classes at High School A and High School B planned separate trips to the local amusement park. The senior class at High School A rented and filled 1 van and 14 buses with 853 students. High School B rented and filled 10 vans and 7 buses with 550 students. Each van and each bus carried the same number of students. Find the number of students in each van and in each bus.
 one year ago
 one year ago

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moongazerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
1x+14y=853 10x+7y=550 then find for x and y is that correct?
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Matrix65Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
multiply the first equation by 10 then subtract equation 2 from it
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