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trwatkins1
 one year ago
Choose the equation that models the problem.
Zach's baseball team won 32 games last season. They played a total of 45 games. How many games did they lose overall?
Let l represent the number of games that Zach's team lost.
A.
l – 32 = 45
B.
l + 32 = 45
C.
l + 45 = 32
D.
32l = 45
trwatkins1
 one year ago
Choose the equation that models the problem. Zach's baseball team won 32 games last season. They played a total of 45 games. How many games did they lose overall? Let l represent the number of games that Zach's team lost. A. l – 32 = 45 B. l + 32 = 45 C. l + 45 = 32 D. 32l = 45

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JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2The total number of games = number of games won + number of games lost + number of games tied

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Does that idea make sense?

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2But since we aren't given any info about tied games we can cancel that term out. What does that leave us with?

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Haha, I mean in the equation I gave earlier.

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2If number of tied games is 0, then

trwatkins1
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0# of games won and lost

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Right, the equation becomes Total games = number of games won + number of games lost

trwatkins1
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well if we subtract the games one from the total it will give is num of games lost

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2True, but the answers aren't solved for number of games lost. Let's just plug in the number we know for now.

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2*answer choices

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2And how many total games did they play?

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Cool, let's plug that in. Can you try?

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Yep, awesome!

JoannaBlackwelder
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Sure, tag me :)
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