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anonymous
 one year ago
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Elsa has a job transporting soft drinks by truck. Her truck is filled with cans that weigh 14 ounces each and bottles that weigh 70 ounces each. There is a combined total of
940 cans and bottles in her truck.Let x be the number of
14ounce cans in her truck. Write an expression for the combined total weight (in ounces) of the cans and bottles in her truck.
anonymous
 one year ago
@vocaloid Elsa has a job transporting soft drinks by truck. Her truck is filled with cans that weigh 14 ounces each and bottles that weigh 70 ounces each. There is a combined total of 940 cans and bottles in her truck.Let x be the number of 14ounce cans in her truck. Write an expression for the combined total weight (in ounces) of the cans and bottles in her truck.

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1this is very similar to the last problem, any ideas on where to start?

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1try and look over the last problem and apply the same rule

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hint: our expression will look something like this: (number of 14 oz cans)*14+ (number of 70 oz bottles)*70 number of 14 oz cans = x total number of cans + bottles = 940 keep going from here

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1number of cans = x number of cans + bottles = 940 number of bottles = ____ fill in the blank

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it doesnt say how many bottles

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I know that, you need to figure out how many bottles there are

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(hint: your answer won't be a number, it'll be an expression using the variable x)

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1number of cans = x number of cans + bottles = 940 number of bottles = 940  x does that make sense so far?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0total weight (in ounces) =14x70−940x

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes! good job 14x+70(940x) is the answer
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