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  • 2 years ago

The sum of two numbers is 24. The second number is 6 less than the first. Find the numbers. Write a system of equations and solve. a. x + y = 24 y = x - 6 (15, 9) c. 6x + y = 24 y = 12x + 3 (12, 12) b. 12x + 6y = 24 y - 2x = 0 (9, 15) d. x + 6y = 24 4x + y = 16 (16, 8)

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  1. WebsWeWeave
    • 2 years ago
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    yew know??

  2. Goten77
    • 2 years ago
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    it be a because the 1st given property is the sum of both numbers is 24 which means x + y = 24 and since choice a is the only 1 with that option it automatically eliminates the other optoins

  3. Kainui
    • 2 years ago
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    So the first thing says, "The sum of two numbers is 24" We don't know what those two numbers are, so we can make up a name for them, usually we will call these unknowns "x" and "y" because they're mysterious, like PLANET X! How can we make that sentence into an equation? Well, the sum means we're adding right? and when they say something "is" something, that usually means it's an equals sign so it becomes x+y=24 Are you comfortable with that? Try making up the next equation based off the sentence: "The second number is 6 less than the first."

  4. WebsWeWeave
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    your a jackass

  5. WebsWeWeave
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    welcome

  6. Kainui
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    I wasn't aware there were multiple questions from this person, I just logged in and thought I'd have a go. I didn't give her the answer, but if she's willing to work with me I'm still willing to work with her. Otherwise I'm done too.

  7. Goten77
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    i had no idea either.. but she did put a ? meaning i thought she was interested in getting the work and more info but then by looks now........

  8. angga
    • 2 years ago
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    @hero you are right..

  9. WebsWeWeave
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    this is a F.uckkking jackass

  10. WebsWeWeave
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    ummm alright???

  11. angga
    • 2 years ago
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    thats way we study

  12. WebsWeWeave
    • 2 years ago
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    yeah it is called "open Study" stupid

  13. angga
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    thx

  14. WebsWeWeave
    • 2 years ago
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    sure hun why are you people still here cuz i know I am just to sexy for you guys to leave

  15. WebsWeWeave
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    ???

  16. Goten77
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    ^lolwut

  17. Kainui
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    @Hero does picking on little girls make you feel good?

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