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Your cable television company offers two plans: basic service with one movie channel for $35 or basic with two movie channels for $45. What is the charge for basic cable and for a movie channel?

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    m = charge for a movie.
    b = charge for basic.
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    m+b=$35
    2m+b=45
    Solve the two equations simultaneously for m and b.
    Post your work if you get stuck.

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    thanks! its just really confuses me how to set up the different types of story problems.

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