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anonymous
 one year ago
A package of steaks is $4 more than a package of pork chops. Together they total $18. How much is the package of steaks? (Be sure to type only the price of the package of steaks in the answer blank. Do not use a $ in your answer.) (4 points)
anonymous
 one year ago
A package of steaks is $4 more than a package of pork chops. Together they total $18. How much is the package of steaks? (Be sure to type only the price of the package of steaks in the answer blank. Do not use a $ in your answer.) (4 points)

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0steaks is 11 dollars

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0s + p = 18 s = p + 4 .... or p = s  4 now it is just a substitution problem.....can you solve it now ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we are going to sub in s  4 in for p in the first equation. s + p = 18 s + s  4 = 18 2s  4 = 18.....add 4 to both sides 2s = 18 + 4 2s = 22  now divide both sides by 2 s = 11.....so there are 11 steaks

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or subtract 4 from 18 which equals 14 then divide by 2 then add 4 to the steaks which is 11_

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is not complex....it is rather simple. Enough practice and it just comes natural..lol

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0s=steaks p=pork p+4=s s+p=18 2p+4=18 4 4 2p=14 p=7 s=7+4 A Steak is 11 dollars.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Whoops, a package of steaks.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can't get too many steaks for $11....lol
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