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Jackson is on a new exercise regimen. To begin, his trainer does not want him to complete more than a total of 27 lunges and situps. For every lunge that he completes, Jacob burns 30 calories. He burns an additional 20 calories for every situp. His goal is to burn at least 620 calories during a workout session. Which is a combination of lunges and situps that Jacob can complete in a session?
7 lunges and 19 situps
11 lunges and 15 situps
10 lunges and 14 situps
12 lunges and 19 situps
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 one year ago
starrhunter Group Title
Jackson is on a new exercise regimen. To begin, his trainer does not want him to complete more than a total of 27 lunges and situps. For every lunge that he completes, Jacob burns 30 calories. He burns an additional 20 calories for every situp. His goal is to burn at least 620 calories during a workout session. Which is a combination of lunges and situps that Jacob can complete in a session? 7 lunges and 19 situps 11 lunges and 15 situps 10 lunges and 14 situps 12 lunges and 19 situps
 one year ago
 one year ago

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starrhunter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Cool thanks, I will try and figure out some if I can with that equation. Thanks.
 one year ago

starrhunter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So just use the process of elimination? I tried doing that but none of my math turned out to be any answer choice given :/
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Emah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
whats so funny dude?
 one year ago

aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
hmm equations
 one year ago

aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
let me explain
 one year ago

starrhunter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so the answer is b?
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Emah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Go ahead you can probably help her way more that I can.
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aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
let lunges = x and sit ups = y so his trainer has said not to do total more than 27 so x+y =27 and he should burn atleast 620 calories so 30 calories for lunges and 20 for situps so you have 30x+20y =620 solve these 2 equations you will get answer
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Emah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Goodness...I knew how to do that and totally forgot about the other equation :P Lol I always do stuff the hard way cause i forget the easier way.
 one year ago

starrhunter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i am not so good at substitution but I am leaning towards answer choice b. am i correct?
 one year ago

aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
star hunterrr what will you do if there are no options given
 one year ago

starrhunter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well I work backwards a lot, so I guess I will fail. I know I need to practice more. but for now, I just wanna get this review done :) and make sure I am ready for my exam tomorrow.
 one year ago

aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
well you cant solve the equations then are you?
 one year ago

aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
okay do this x+y =27 x= 27y put value of x in 2nd equation and find y
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starrhunter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well now i am doubting myself. I worked through the steps and 630 is what i got. So. am i right? about the answer being b?
 one year ago

aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
11+25 = 26
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aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
well none of them totals 27 :
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starrhunter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yeah that's where i am getting stuck. I keep plugging in all the answer choices but none of them seem to make sense.
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aajugdar Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i guess it is right not more than 27 and atleast 620 so you can go for B
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starrhunter Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
that was my rationale
 one year ago
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