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anonymous
 one year ago
Cory earns $20 for every lawn he mows and $9 for every hedge he trims. He uses the expression 20x + 9y to keep track of his earnings.
Part A: Identify the coefficients and variables in the expression. (3 points)
Part B: How many terms are in the expression, what are they, and how do you know? (4 points)
Part C: Which term in the expression shows the total earned from trimming hedges?
please help. i will give a medal for the best response!
anonymous
 one year ago
Cory earns $20 for every lawn he mows and $9 for every hedge he trims. He uses the expression 20x + 9y to keep track of his earnings. Part A: Identify the coefficients and variables in the expression. (3 points) Part B: How many terms are in the expression, what are they, and how do you know? (4 points) Part C: Which term in the expression shows the total earned from trimming hedges? please help. i will give a medal for the best response!

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YoungStudier
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Jeewiz this is one wonky question, no wonder you're having trouble with it.

the_ocean_girl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the coefficients are the numbers being multiplied by the variables ;)

the_ocean_girl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the variables are the unknown values (letters)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the coefficents are just 20 and 9?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so for part b is there only two terms in the expression? And how do you know if theres only 2? thats what part b is asking lol

the_ocean_girl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2lol part b is tripping me up a little but i can help you with part c! another way to phrase part c is which expression will determine the money Cory will earn for trimming hedges. So if Cory earns $9 per hedge, which expression determines how much he will earn for all the hedges?

the_ocean_girl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2*which term IN the expression

the_ocean_girl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and the terms are just 20x and 9y @balooga82

civicsiscool44
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for part B this is the answer There are 2 terms in this expression which is 9 and 20. $20 is one term and $9 is the second term. The 20 is the number that represents the money that Cory earns for each lawn mowed that is how I know that is one term. The second term which is 9 represents the money earned for every hedge trimmed that is how I know that.
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