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Let x and y be two numbers. Find the solution of the puzzle. (in the comments)
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AngelDreamGurl Group Title
Let x and y be two numbers. Find the solution of the puzzle. (in the comments)
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dw:1354147353072:dw
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@saifoo.khan
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The difference of 3y and 12x is 1. 3y  2x = 1
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y is 1/3 more than 4 times the value of x. I'm not sure about the first one. It can be: y + 1/3 = 4x
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So.. what do I do with it?
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@yummydum : Apply your brilliant brain over here.
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
C'mon. I didn't asked you to write a novel. _
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\[y=4x+{1\over3}\]\[3x12y=1\]substitute the value of y:\[3x12(4x+{1\over3})=1\]distribute the 12:\[3x48x4=1\]add 4 to both sides:\[3x48x=5\]combine the like terms:\[45x=5\]divide both sides by 45:\[x=9\] now plug that value into the first equation:\[y=4(9)+{1\over3}\]distribute:\[y=36+{1\over3}\]add:\[y=36{1\over3}\] if those dont work try flipping the 3x and 12x in the second equation :)
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Nice use of your brown brain. @yummydum
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yummydum Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
bakol tumhare mere paas koi brain naam ki cheez hi nahi :P
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Usme koi shaq nahi hai. ^_~ But thora bohat Pakistani honay ki wajah say izat tou rakhni parti haina. :P
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rakho rakho :P
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Sure sure.
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THANKS!
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Your Welcome! :D
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