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Homework Help: math

Posted by Jane on Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 5:56pm.

Please explain in detail how to solve each question:

At a certain high school, 350 students are taking an algebra course. The ratio of boys to girls taking algebra is 33:37. How many more girls are taking algebra than boys?

How can you write a system of equations to model the situation?

Which equation will you solve for a variable in the firs step of solving the system? Why?

How can you interpret the solution in the context of the problem?

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