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calculusxy
 one year ago
The NY Knicks spent $2610 on equipment at the end of last season. Basketball costs $45 and new nets for the basket cost $15. If the Knicks have 66 new balls and nets combined this season, how many basketballs did they buy? How many nets did they buy?
calculusxy
 one year ago
The NY Knicks spent $2610 on equipment at the end of last season. Basketball costs $45 and new nets for the basket cost $15. If the Knicks have 66 new balls and nets combined this season, how many basketballs did they buy? How many nets did they buy?

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calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Mertsj @SolomonZelman

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0B= basketballs N=Nets $45b+ $15n= 2610 b==66 n=?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How many nets did they buy?

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It's saying that 66 equals to the total number of balls and nets. x = # of basketballs y = # of nets x + y = 66

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0b + n = 66 $45b+ $15n= 2610

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So let's say we want to figure out the number of basketballs. $45b + $15n = $2610 $45b + $15n  $15n = $2610  $15n $45b = $2610  $15n

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ 1 }{45 }($45b = $2610  $15n)\]

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't understand that.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0b+n=66 b= 581/3n 581/3n+n=66 (2/3)n= 8 n=12
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