Saturday

October 25, 2014

October 25, 2014

Posted by **H** on Thursday, December 17, 2009 at 7:57pm.

e) The second home has 1000 square feet less than twice the square feet of the first home. Write an equation that illustrates this situation using x and y to denote home #1 and home #2, respectively.

This is my answer to the first half

y=x-1000

However, I cannot figure out the second equation...can you help me?

f) Together, both homes have 4,400 square feet. Write an equation that illustrates this situation using the same variables you used in part e.

- Math -
**Jessica**, Thursday, December 17, 2009 at 8:14pmit should be something that includes (x-1000) .

it would be something like this :

(x-1000) + x = 4400.

im not sure. but its a close guess.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Algebra - Here is a question, but I am having a problem finding the right ...

Please take a look - Here is a question, but I am having a problem finding the ...

Algebra - Okay, so I am stuck on solving this using the substitution method. The...

Alegebra - The mortgage department of the company is selling two model homes ...

Algebra - Scenario #1: You handle internal accounting for Anderson Homes, a land...

Math - Intro to Statistics (High School) - The average square footage in an ...

math - Please help me to understand - The average selling price of homes in a ...

math - Please help me to understand - The average selling price of homes in a ...

ALGEBRA 1 - still working on this and need additional help two houses are for ...

business - Im post this question again. Please, let there be some response You ...