Solve the system algebraically. 3x - 2y - 1 = 0 y = 5x + 4 What is the solution? {(-9/7,-17/7)} {(9/7,17/7)} {(9/7,-17/7)}
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[object Object]User: A boat makes a 120-mile trip downstream in 3 hours but makes the return trip in 4 hours. What is the rate of the current? 3 mph 4 mph 5 mph

User: Solve the system algebraically. 3x - 2y - 1 = 0 y = 5x + 4 What is the solution? {(-9/7,-17/7)} {(9/7,17/7)} {(9/7,-17/7)}

Weegy: Y = 5X + 4 since: 3X - 2Y - 1 = 0 3X - 2(5X + 4) - 1 = 0 3X - 10X - 8 - 1 = 0 -7X - 9 = 0 so: X = - 9/7 Y = 5( - 9/7 ) + 4 Y = - 45/7 + 28/7 = - 17/7 answer is A.{(-9/7,-17/7)}
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User: 2x - y = 5 x + 3y = 7 What is the value of the y-determinant? 7 9 22

Weegy: Did you mean the determinant of coefficients? 2 -1 1 3 determinant = 2(3) - (-1)(1) = 6+1=7 source: yahoo
sharpies|Points 8877|

User: The system shown has _____ solution(s). y = 1/2x + 1 2y - x = 2 no one infinite

User: Which of the following equations is equivalent to 1/2x - 2/3y = 5? x - 2y = 30 4x - 3y = 30 3x - 4y = 30

Weegy: 3x - 4y = 30
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User: 2x - y = 5 x + 3y = 7 What is the second row of entries for the system determinant? 0, 3 1, 3 3, 7

Weegy: Did you mean the determinant of coefficients? 2 -1 1 3 determinant = 2(3) - (-1)(1) = 6+1=7 source: yahoo
sharpies|Points 8877|

User: A boat makes a 120-mile trip downstream in 3 hours but makes the return trip in 4 hours. If b = the rate of the boat in still water and c = the rate of the current, which of the following equations represents the trip upstream? 3(b - c) = 120 4(b - c) = 120 4(b + c) = 120

Weegy: A.3(b - c) = 120
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User: In a certain clothing store, 6 shirts and 3 ties cost \$79.50, and 3 shirts and 2 ties cost \$41. Determine the cost of each shirt. \$10.00 \$11.00 \$12.00

Weegy: 3s + 5t = 60 ......(1) 2s + 3t = 39 ......(2) (1)*2 - (2)*3: t = 3, s = (39 - 3t)/2 = 15 Answer: Shirts cost \$12 each, and ties cost \$3 each.
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User: Solve the system algebraically. Check your work. 5x + 2y = 10 3x + 2y = 6 Make sure there are NO SPACES in your answer. Be sure to include a comma.

Weegy: The solution for 5x + 2y = 10, 3x + 2y = 6 is (2, 0) (the value of x is 2 and the value of y is zero)

User: In which of the following data sets is the mean equal to the mode? 4, 4, 4, 6, 6 4, 5, 5, 5, 6 3, 3, 4, 6, 7

Weegy: 4, 5, 5, 5, 6 is data set where the mean is equal to the mode.

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Updated 5/21/2014 9:57:28 PM
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The system y = 1/2x + 1, 2y - x = 2 has infinite solution(s).
y = 1/2x + 1,
2y - x = 2
institute y in the second equation the result is:
2(1/2x + 1) - x = 2
x + 2 - x = 2
0 = 0
so there are infinitely many solutions for the system y = 1/2x + 1, 2y - x = 2.
Confirmed by jeifunk [5/21/2014 9:58:48 PM]

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Updated 4/14/2014 8:42:52 PM
y = 3 - 1/2x
3x + 4y = 1
Replace y in the second equation:
3x + 4(3 - 1/2x) = 1
3x + 12 - 2x = 1
x = -11
the x-coordinate of the solution y = 3 - 1/2x, 3x + 4y = 1 is -11.
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Updated 4/15/2014 7:49:14 PM
What is the equation of the line, in general form, that passes through point (-1, -1) and is parallel to the line whose equation is x + y = 3? x - y + 2 = 0 x+ y - 2 = 0 x + y + 2 = 0 User: Amanda is taking a quiz that consists of five multiple choice questions, each having three answers from which to choose. If she guesses on each question, what's the probability that Amanda will get 100% on the quiz?
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Updated 4/21/2014 8:09:17 PM
The equation of the line, in general form, that passes through point (-1, -1) and is parallel to the line whose equation is x + y = 3 is: x + y + 2 = 0
Confirmed by jeifunk [4/21/2014 8:27:16 PM]
The equation of a circle whose center is at the origin and that contains the point (-3, 0) is x^2 + y^2 = 9

Confirmed by jeifunk [4/21/2014 8:17:14 PM]
(x + 1)(x - 5) = -9
x^2 - 5x + x - 5 = -9
x^2 - 4x + 4 = 0
(x - 2)^2 = 0
x - 2 = 0

If (x + 1)(x - 5) = -9, then the true statements is: x - 2 = 0.
Confirmed by jeifunk [4/21/2014 8:17:17 PM]
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