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The Wildcats basketball team scored 18 points in the first half of the game. All the points came from either 2 or 3 point baskets. If a total of 8 shots were made ( some two pointers and some three points), how many of each type of shot were made?

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    If there were x 2-pointers and y 3-pointers, then we have

    x+y=8
    2x+3y=18

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    How many of each tyoe of show were made

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    X=3

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