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 one year ago
A ceramics workshop makes wreaths, trees, and sleighs for sale at Christmas. A wreath takes 3 hours to prepare, 2 hours to paint, and 9 hours to fire. A tree takes 14 hours to prepare, 3 hours to paint, and 4 hours to fire. A sleigh takes 4 hours to prepare, 15 hours to paint, and 7 hours to fire. If the workshop has 116 hours for prep time, 64 hours for painting, and 110 hours for firing, How many of each can be made?
 one year ago
A ceramics workshop makes wreaths, trees, and sleighs for sale at Christmas. A wreath takes 3 hours to prepare, 2 hours to paint, and 9 hours to fire. A tree takes 14 hours to prepare, 3 hours to paint, and 4 hours to fire. A sleigh takes 4 hours to prepare, 15 hours to paint, and 7 hours to fire. If the workshop has 116 hours for prep time, 64 hours for painting, and 110 hours for firing, How many of each can be made?

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britbrat4290
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A. 8 wreaths, 6 trees, 2 sleighs B. 6 wreaths, 2 trees, 8 sleighs C. 9 wreaths, 7 trees, 3 sleighs D. 2 wreaths, 8 trees, 6 sleighs

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1call number of wreaths w , trees t and sleighs s. now you have 3 equations with 3 unknowns: 3w + 14t + 4s = 116 2w +3t + 15s = 64 9w+4t+7s=110

britbrat4290
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i thought u cant add unlike terms

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1each equation is for different "process"

britbrat4290
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ya i have no clu w/ this one

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you know how to solve these equations ?

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1another way is plugging the answers into the equations .. the answer that satisfies all 3 equations is the correct one

britbrat4290
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh ok gimmie a min to figure it out .. sry this ones easy went right over my head

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but solving them is better since you wont always have answers. so lets do it using both elimination and substitution. if you multiply the first equation by 3 then subtract the 3rd one from the first you have: 38t+5s=238

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok. we can keep on solving it if you wish

britbrat4290
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it would b a correct?

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes, A is the correct answer

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but, it is really good practice to solve the equations by hand and not substituting answers

Coolsector
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but, it's up to you :)

britbrat4290
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its hard for me on the computer ... hence y im having some trouble in this class but im almost done thank god
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