Posted by Lauren<33 on .
buck said "gee whiz, there must be between 10 and 20 animals in the yard!"
"yes" said chuck. "there is one more cat than there are dogs, and there is one more squirrelthan there are cats." What are the greatest possible number of dogs in the yard?? explain.

8th grade math problem 
Rachael,
There would be 5 dogs 6 cats and 7 squirrels. Add them together there is 18. And if you go any higher then there would be 21. So the greatest amount of dogs would be 5.

8th grade math problem 
Lauren<33,
omg thank you soo much!!!

8th grade math problem 
Rachael,
No problem. Just here to help. Lol

8th grade math problem 
donnie,
x + y = 5
3x  y = 7