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anonymous
 one year ago
.80+.40=12.8
c+t=24
what is c
anonymous
 one year ago
.80+.40=12.8 c+t=24 what is c

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what do I do from here @pinkbubbles

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0here's the word problem Alex stocks up for winter. He buys 24 cans of vegetables. He pays 80 cents per can for tomatos and 40 cents per can for corn, for a total cost of $12.8

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\text{Solve}[\{0.8 c+0.4 t=12.8,c+t=24\}] \]Work it out. c should equal 8 .

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but how do I work it out

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0c + t =24, thus, t = 24  c Plug 24c for each occurrance of t in the first equation and solve the result for c.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so then it would be 3?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry, occurrance should have been spelled, occurrence.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so u said that c would equal 8 then wouldn't t equal 3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.00.4 (24  c) + 0.8 c = 12.8 0.8 c  0.4 c + 9.6 =12.8

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what do I do next

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.00.4 c = 12.8  9.6 0.4 c = 3.2 c = 8

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so how did u get 9.6

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so is 8 the answer or the value of c

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.00.4 (24  c) + 0.8 c = 12.8 9.6 + 0.8 c = 12.8

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0"so is 8 the answer or the value of c ? " Yes.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the answer would be 16 right
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