write an equation
b ate 10 carrots and 7 chocolates, total cals were 263. f ate 4 carrots an 8 chocolates, total cals were 230. how many cals were in a carrot and a chocolate?
Solve one equation to x or y then plug that equation into the other equation and solve. I made the first equation to solve for carrots.
x=(263-7y)/10. Carrots equation
4 [(263-7y)/10] +8y=230 solve for y which will be the calories from chocolate
Then when you find y plug that answer into one of the equations to get the calories from carrots