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In a basketball game, the star player scored a total of 35 points. In basketball, it is possible to make a 3 point basket, a 2 point basket, or a 1 point free throw. He made as many 2 pointers as 3 pointers and free throws combined. He scored 1 point more with 2 pointers than he did with 3 pointers and free throws combined. How many of each type of score did he make?

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  1. If there are x 1-pters, y 2-pters and z 3-ptrs, then
    x+2y+3z = 35
    y = x+z
    2y = 3z+x+1
    Now crank 'em out

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