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shadow12

  • one year ago

what situation would leave you with these equations? 5x+y=0 and 5 x+2y=30

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  1. chambek
    • one year ago
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    what do you mean by situation? like values of x and y?

  2. shadow12
    • one year ago
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    no , more a like word problem

  3. chambek
    • one year ago
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    i dont understand the question....

  4. shadow12
    • one year ago
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    a word problem but like solving systems of equations , the word problem comes first and then you would write down the equations and solve for x and y. But in my case i need the word problem for a school project.

  5. chambek
    • one year ago
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    yea idk still not getting it

  6. shadow12
    • one year ago
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    um say i ordered 6 pizzas and 5 drinks to equal 60 dollars then later i ordered 3 pizzas and 4 drinks to equal 24 dollars how much is each pizza and drink. ALL this but for the 2 equations i need.

  7. chambek
    • one year ago
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    ok so just set up and equation where the 5 in the "5x"" is the price of the number of pizzas you bought, x. and do the same for drinks. them that equation equals the total costs

  8. shadow12
    • one year ago
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    but what confuses me is the =0

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