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anonymous
 3 years ago
Where do the graphs of the following equations intersect: xy=3
x=2y6 please someone who is actually willing to help me i struggle on this
anonymous
 3 years ago
Where do the graphs of the following equations intersect: xy=3 x=2y6 please someone who is actually willing to help me i struggle on this

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok. first you need to have one of the equations in terms of x or y. Lets take xy=3. solve for x ineedyouubiebs

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so it doesnt matter which one i start with?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, it does not matter. but xy=3 is easier to work with.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Solve for y, xy=3 x y=x+3 times 1 y=x3 x=2y6 6 x6=2y divde buy 2 1/2x+3=y or y=1/2x+3

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0would it be (2y6)y=3 ?? please correct me if im wrong

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@ineedyouubiebs , that would be correct... ^^^

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@dpaInc and how would i add like terms to that...i mean would i have to distribute?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0technically you are distributing a "1" in 1(2y6)y=3 but since it is only a positive 1, just get rid of the parenthesis to get: 2y  6  y = 3 now combine like terms and solve....

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0correct... now solve for x...

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and how would i do that?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you have x = 2y  6 from the beginning....

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just plug in the value that you found for y: x = 2(3)  6

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you're basically done... and whenever you need to see if your answer is correct or not, plug in the values of both x and y into BOTH equations. if they both turn out to be true statements, your answer is correct.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay thank you soo much=D can you help me in another problem?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sure.... close this question and post a new one.... :)
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