Posted by Anonymous Mrs Sue pleasse on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 3:00pm.
The owner of a pet store spent $236 on 10 dogs and cats. The cats cost &18 each and the dogs cost &26 each. How many of each did the owner buy? Mrs. Sue Please help
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Algebra 1 Math  Steve, Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 3:19pm
add up the costs. If there are c cats, there are 10c dogs, so
18c + 26(10c) = 236
c = 3