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 Question 23704: How can i figure these linear equations out they are so confusing. For example, trying to find three ordered pairs, why three?? ex: y = 7- 4x PLEASE HELP ME ASAP THANKS : ) Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 23679: write an equation of the line that passes through each point with the given slope. (-3,-5),m=-5/3(5 over 3) Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 23661: what is the answer for these problems. Iam having diffcult with just these, please show work and use sub. or eilm. thanks. 1. x-9y=237 5x+3y=-267 2. x-4y=119 16y--432 3. 4x+5y=1 14x+5y=191 4. 8x+y=74 3x+19y=363 5.9x+17y=-475 7x+11y=-285 6. 9x+13y=536 9x+16y=587 7. 10x-y+-145 13x+3y=-339 8. 17x-8y+=154 17x-12y+=150 9. 11x-4y=364 2x-19y=322 10. x+2y=47 x-3y=7 11. 3x-4y=-198 x-3y=-111 12. 12x+13y=491 12x+19y=629 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 23716: Please solve by addition method: 3x - 4y = 9 -3x + 4y = 12 Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 23719: Please solve by addition method: -3x + 2y = 8 3x + 2y = 8 Click here to see answer by Paul(988)

 Question 23718: Please solve by addition method: x - y = 3 -6x + 6y = 17 Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 23717: Please solve by addition method: x - y = 3 -6x + 6y = 17 Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 23653: I am trying to solve a system by substitution. Can you please show me how to solve this? 27y = 3x + 3 5y - 4x = 8 Thank you, Brandon Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 23834: g-27=148 Click here to see answer by Alg.(2)

 Question 23835: 24=h-53 Click here to see answer by Alg.(2)

 Question 23785: I would like you opinion on which method would you prefer to use when solving systems of equations, elimination or substitution? Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 23832: a-4=-10 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 23833: m+54=36 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 24039: -y=-x+1 Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 23995: can u help me with this equation: -3(h-6)=5(2h+3) Click here to see answer by yhtong(11)

 Question 24007: 5x+6y=12 How do I solve this system of linear equation? 3x-2y=-4 Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 23961: 2x-1=y Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 24092: a boy has \$350.00 in nickel and dimes in his pocket. if there are 45 coins, how many kind were there. Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)
 Question 24092: a boy has \$350.00 in nickel and dimes in his pocket. if there are 45 coins, how many kind were there. Click here to see answer by Paul(988)

 Question 24091: (2a^3)^2+b+3b^2-a^6+4b-(b-b)+(2a-a^3) Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 24090: (2a^3)^2+b+3b^2-a^6+4b-(b-b)+(2a-a^3 Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 24151: ab=2/9ba, where a + b = 9 Click here to see answer by AnlytcPhil(1277)

 Question 24225: The combined age of two people is 91. Person A is twice as old as person B was when Person A was as old as Person B is now. How old is each person? Click here to see answer by AnlytcPhil(1277)

 Question 24233: 2x+3y=21 -3x-6y=-24 Click here to see answer by AnlytcPhil(1277)

 Question 24393: 9+11C<2(0.5C-5) Click here to see answer by AnlytcPhil(1277)

 Question 24494: 5x-3y=-11 x-2y=2 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 24526: I am having trouble with this problem. SOLVE THIS SYSTEM OF EQUATIONS, WHEN POSSIBLE... x+y+z=4 x-y+2z=8 2x+y-z=3 I used the elimination method and broke this down into two equations with only two variables. I try to eliminate another variable, but cannot do it! HELP PLEASE!! Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 24552: Solve for x in the expression: - ( 1/x ) – 5 = 0; Show your recheck. I'm not sure what to do with the -(1/x)? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 24598: Would someone please tell me if this is correct?! Thank You! 9x^2-4y^2 Is this Prime Factorized??? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 24635: how do i do this problem? Solve by graphing {x+7=y {-4+2=y Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 24596: Here is the problem: Factor polynomial completely. 250-16x^3 Thanks! Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 24670: I have worked this problem about 5 times and the answers I get do not satisfy each equation. Could someone please tell me if this equation is inconsistent?? Solve this system of equations, when possible: x-y+z=7 2x+5y-4z=2 -x+y-z=4 these are the answers I got, but do not satify each equation! x=-4, y=-6, z=10 x=10, y=6, z=-3 I then multiplied 1)by -2 and 3)by 2 and added them seperatley to 2) and got answers of: 7y-6z=10 and 7y-6z=-12 I then subtracted them and got: 0=-2 which is and inconsistent system, right??!! Thanks! Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

 Question 24713: I need help with a linear equation with variables on both sides. Example:2p-9=5p+12 How would I do this? Thank You, Chris Click here to see answer by algebrapro18(206)

 Question 24726: solve algebraically for the value of x where these two lines cross:3y=21-6x and 3y=24-9x (show work) Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 24802: 9-2m/7=19 Click here to see answer by chripchrip(6)

 Question 24728: -6x+8y=-16 -2x-3y=-28 A system~I know that the answer is (8,4) but how do you get that? Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 24855: how can i solve this problem???? the length of a rectangle is 2 cm more than four times the width if the perimeter of the rectangle is 24 cm what are its dimensions? Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 24861: i nead healp in this 2????????? a rental car charges 15 \$ per day plus 13 cents per mile to rent a certain car. another agency charges 19\$ per day plus 19 cents per mile to rent the same car. how many miles will have to be drive for the cost of a car from the firs agency to equal the cost of a car from the second agency?( raound your answer to the nearlest hundrdth of a mile.) express the problems as a system of a linear equotion and solve using the method of your choice. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 24930: the question is .. the book says write the equation in slope intercept form and standard form .. and the equation is y - 50 = 8 (x - 4 ) not for standard form i got 8x - y = - 18 .. but for slope intercept i dont understand how you do it .. i looked in to book for te answer and it was y = 8x + 18 .. i keep foing over it but i dont understand how they got that solution Click here to see answer by smartypants(7)
 Question 24930: the question is .. the book says write the equation in slope intercept form and standard form .. and the equation is y - 50 = 8 (x - 4 ) not for standard form i got 8x - y = - 18 .. but for slope intercept i dont understand how you do it .. i looked in to book for te answer and it was y = 8x + 18 .. i keep foing over it but i dont understand how they got that solution Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

 Question 24974: We are learning standard forms of linear equations. Here are 2 problems i did and the teacher marked wrong,why? Ax+By=C 1. rewrite this y=2x-7 in standard form: my work: y=2x-7 -2x -2x (minus 2x on both side) ____________ -2x+y=-7 is my ans. 2. rewrite this y= 3/4x-5 in standard form: my work: y=3/4x-5 4y=4(3/4x-5) multiply by 4 on both side and use distributive property _____________ 4y=3x-20 -3x -3x minus 3x on both side _______________ -3x + 4y= -20 is my ans. What am i doing wrong? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

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