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WILL FAN AND MEDAL Jeff was counting the squirrels and birds in the park. He counted 16 heads and 44 legs. How many birds did Jeff count? A. 4 B. 8 C. 10 D. 11

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    birds have 2 legs and squirrels 4 and the total is 44 16 total animals birds x squirrels y x+y=16 and 2x+4y=44 here are our system of equations--solve by substitution or elimination.

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