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January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015

Posted by **kelly** on Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 4:27pm.

let x represent the number of nickels in the bag. let y represent the number of dimes in the bag.

1. write a system of equations that correctly models this situation

2. does your answer represent integer values for the nickels and dimes? why must this be the case (or why does it not matter) ?

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