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anonymous
 one year ago
In a certain county, the number of charter schools is 6 less than twice the number of alternative schools. We know that there are 52 charter schools in the county. How many alternative schools are in the county?
anonymous
 one year ago
In a certain county, the number of charter schools is 6 less than twice the number of alternative schools. We know that there are 52 charter schools in the county. How many alternative schools are in the county?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@nevermind_justschool @nincompoop

adamaero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What equation are you thinking, to begin?

adamaero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What can you do with the 52 charter schools?

adamaero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you need another equation?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm just not sure how i would do that

adamaero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Where could you put the 52? Guess if you are not 100% sure.

AaronAndyson
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1x = 2y  6 52 = 2y6

AaronAndyson
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Taking 52 = 2y  6 We add 6 on both sides 52+6 = 26 + 6 6 The two 6 on the right hand side cancel out to become 0 58 = 2y Divide both sides by 2 58/2 = 2y/2 29 = y

AaronAndyson
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1y = 29 x = 2y6 x = 2(29)  6 x = 58  6 x = 52
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