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 Question 271094: For each problem, write a system of equations in two or three variables. Use the method of your choice to solve each system. One night the manager of the Sea Breeze Motel rented 5 singles and 12 doubles for a total of \$390. The next night he rented 9 singles and 10 doubles for a total of \$412. What is the rental charge for each type of room? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57984)

 Question 271120: please help me..- find the slope and the y-intercept of the graph of each equation. okay so the problem is x - y = -2. plz help me i dont understand very well:( Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 271211: 1st ? - The sum of 2 consecutive integers is -9. Find the numbers. 2nd ? - Tanner has \$4.35 in nickels and quarters. If he has 15 more nickels than quareters, how many of each coin does he have? Thank you for your help! Click here to see answer by stanbon(57984)

 Question 271195: Find the equation of a line containing the given point and having the given slope. (2,6),m=5/4 Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 271277: i have a problem that says solve for k where the equation is 4x-ky-7=0 and the slope is = to 3. How do I solve for k? Click here to see answer by CharlesG2(828)
 Question 271277: i have a problem that says solve for k where the equation is 4x-ky-7=0 and the slope is = to 3. How do I solve for k? Click here to see answer by jsmallt9(3296)

 Question 271321: what is the eguation of a line with slope -2,that passes through (1,1) Click here to see answer by LarissaRichardson(34)
 Question 271321: what is the eguation of a line with slope -2,that passes through (1,1) Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 271328: Please show me how to graph 15x-5y=45 using the x- and y-intercepts. What is the slope and the y intercept in the problem? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57984)
 Question 271328: Please show me how to graph 15x-5y=45 using the x- and y-intercepts. What is the slope and the y intercept in the problem? Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)
 Question 271328: Please show me how to graph 15x-5y=45 using the x- and y-intercepts. What is the slope and the y intercept in the problem? Click here to see answer by LarissaRichardson(34)
 Question 271328: Please show me how to graph 15x-5y=45 using the x- and y-intercepts. What is the slope and the y intercept in the problem? Click here to see answer by Zyzden(7)

 Question 271404: 2X + 4Y = 8 3X + 6Y = 12 I need to know how to solve linear system by graphing Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 271557: Find the equation of the line passing through the points (35,-5) and (28,-1). Write your answer in the form y = m x + b. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57984)

 Question 271566: How do you solve a question for solving system of linear equations? Click here to see answer by LarissaRichardson(34)

 Question 271479: state the slope of a line parallel to x=2 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31538)

 Question 271687: What is the slope of the line determined by the coordinates (2, 3) and (-6, -4)? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31538)

 Question 271836: i need your help on this question: y= -x/2, its asking to give a slope and the y intercept of the line. Click here to see answer by dabanfield(803)

 Question 272032: given the linear equation 3y = -2x +13 find the slope of a line perpendicular to the given line and the slope of a line parallel to the given line Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 272096: The length of a rectangle is 6 feet more than three times the width. The perimeter is 36 feet. Find the length & width. Thank you. Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 272092: 1. One side of a triangle is 3 times the shortest side. The third side is 7 feet more than the shortest side. The perimeter is 62 feet. Find all three sides. Thank you. Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 272108: Solve the following equation for y (get y by itself on one side of the equal sign): 5x - 3y = 15 Click here to see answer by Tobiasz(54)

 Question 272078: y= -1/2x^2 + 2x + 10 I have the vertex (2, 12) and the y intercept (0,10) but I keep getting stuck with.... x= -b +/- the square root of b^2 - 4ac over 2a. I have it down to x= -2+/- the square root of 24 over -1 from there I am stuck Click here to see answer by dabanfield(803)

 Question 272115: Hi I'm supposed to put this into slope-intercept form. (10,-3) (-8,-9) Would I use m= y2-y1 over x2-x1 to get the slope? Then do I need to use the point-slope formula y-y1=m(x-x1)? I'm not sure if I'm ending up with the right answer. y=1/3x-19/3 Thanks Rachel Click here to see answer by palanisamy(496)

 Question 272123: find an equation of the line that passes through the given point and has the given slope. (8,0);m=-3 Click here to see answer by palanisamy(496)

 Question 272113: Hi I need to change this into Slope-intercept form. I'm thinking this is y=mx+b??? 2y+8=9+9x I'm getting y=9/2x + 1/2. Am I doing this right? Also, 6-(4y+3x)=6(x-y) In Slope-intercept, I'm getting y=9/2x-3....Am I doing this right? Thanks Rachel Click here to see answer by palanisamy(496)
 Question 272113: Hi I need to change this into Slope-intercept form. I'm thinking this is y=mx+b??? 2y+8=9+9x I'm getting y=9/2x + 1/2. Am I doing this right? Also, 6-(4y+3x)=6(x-y) In Slope-intercept, I'm getting y=9/2x-3....Am I doing this right? Thanks Rachel Click here to see answer by stanbon(57984)

 Question 272105: Solve the following equation for y (get y by itself on one side of the equal sign): 5x - 3y = 15 Click here to see answer by LarissaRichardson(34)
 Question 272105: Solve the following equation for y (get y by itself on one side of the equal sign): 5x - 3y = 15 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31538)

 Question 272107: Give four solutions to the equation x - 3y = 24 (put solutions in ordered pair form) Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31538)

 Question 272103: Give the slope of the line that passes through the points (-5,-2) and (-6,-3) (put in simplest form) Click here to see answer by rfer(12731)

 Question 272100: A right angle has one 37 degree angle - find the other two angles? The smallest angle in a triangle is 1/5 as large as the largest angle. The third angle is twice the smallest angle - find the three angles? Thank you. Click here to see answer by rfer(12731)

 Question 272095: The length of a rectangle is 5 inches more than the width. The perimeter is 34 inches. Find the length and width. Thank you. Click here to see answer by oberobic(2304)

 Question 272267: Find the slope of the line passing through the points (-3, -10) and (4, 5). Click here to see answer by dmadaisy(1)

 Question 272303: Can someone explain the steps to solve for y for graphing for linear equations? I am having trouble with the equation y = -1/2x -4. I can solve for y without any problem with the variables given for x, but for some reason I am not understanding how to solve for x when given the variable for y. For example, I know that y is -1 and that the answer is -6, but I cannot seem to get the correct answer on my own. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15747)

 Question 272398: Hello! My name is Andrew and I'm struggling with word problems....Here's the question that is getting me right now. A bus traveled at an average rate of 60 miles per hour and then reduced its average rate to 50 miles per hour for the rest of the trip. if the 389 mile trip took 7hours, determine how long the bus traveled at each rate. Honestly I'm confused but will make a stab at it.... 50x+60x=389/7 Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 272367: A bus and a train leave a station at the same time.the bus travels soouth at 55 mph. the van heads west at 59 mph. There two way communication has a 250 mile range, how long could they drive before they were out of range with each other in hours and minutes? Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)