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Destinyyyy
 one year ago
An employment agency specializing in temporary construction help pays heavy equipment operators $121 per day and general laborers $83 per day. If 35 people were hired and the payroll was $3741, how many heavy equipment operators were employed? How many laborers?
Destinyyyy
 one year ago
An employment agency specializing in temporary construction help pays heavy equipment operators $121 per day and general laborers $83 per day. If 35 people were hired and the payroll was $3741, how many heavy equipment operators were employed? How many laborers?

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Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0My answer is x= 10225.4 and y= 10190.4 are my answers right?

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x= equipment operators and y= laborers

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, lets go through the steps

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Guess its wrong then

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok we have 2 equtions

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x + y = 35 121x + 83y = 3741

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0are those the equations you got?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0isolate x in the first equation x=35y

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0plug in 35y for x in the second equation

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0121(35y) + 83y = 3741

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I miss calculated 121x83x.. I wrote 30 down instead of 38

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tell me what you get

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x=8072.6 and y= 8037 correct?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you understand how i got to 121(35y) + 83y = 3741

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I explained it above

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.083(x+y)=35 121x+83y=3741 83x83y=2,905  38x = 2,905   30 30 x=96.83

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it should just be x+y=35

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thats what my examples are from MyMathLab

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It solves that way.. I have no clue what you were showing me

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have the answer, 83(x+y)=35 doesn't make any sense

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.096.83+y=35 + + y=131.83

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it says only 35 people were hired, how can there be 131.83 laborers?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you want me to show you how i got the answer?

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hold on.. Let me start over

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0These are the equations x + y = 35 121x + 83y = 3741

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0isolate x in the first equation x=35y

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0plug in 35y for x in the other equation

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0121(35y) + 83y = 3741

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x=22 and y= 13 ... Do you want me to show you how i got it?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats what i got, good job

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0to see if these are right, plug them back into the original equations

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.083(xy)=35 the 83 is meant to cancel out the 83y in the other equation

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first equation works

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I already got an A on my test, Thanks for you help. It was a calculation error on my end.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0those the right answers

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0k, don't forget to medal

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks for your help.
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