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A basketball player scored 35 times during one game he scored a total of 56 points 2
for each field goal and one for each free-throw how many field goals did he make how many free throws let x equals the number of field goals let y equal the number of free throws

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  1. Field goal: +2 points
    Free throw: +1 point
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    Total score: 56 points
    Total attempts: 35 times

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    2g+1t = 56
    g + t = 35

    Use elimination or substitution to solve.

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  2. Oops. Let's revise the equations, I didn't notice the last sentence.

    2x + 1y = 56
    x + y = 35

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