Posted by **Emma** on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:30pm.

A farmer is tracking two wild honey bees in his field. He maps the first bee's path back to the hive on the line y=9/7x. the second bee's bee path follows the line y=-3x+12. Their paths cross at the hive. At what coordinate will the farmer find the hive?

I got (-6/7, 6)

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**abc**, Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:40pm
that isn't the answer, use substitution replacing y to the left of the equation 9/7x=-3x+12 solve this for x. then multiply the x you find by 9/7 to get the y

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**Idris**, Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 1:26am
At x=0,y=12.at y=0,x=4 therefore x=4,y=12.

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**Idris**, Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 2:21am
At codinate -3x+12

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**lorrie**, Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 2:53am
pq(p-10)+(p-10)

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