Sarah K. answered • 04/01/19

Tutor for the SAT for over 10 years

A) x + y = 1.50

2x + 3y = 8.00

B) x = y + 1.50 (rewrite as x - y = 1.50)

2x + 3y = 8.00

C) x = y + 1.50 (rewrite as x - y = 1.50)

5x = 8

D) x = 1.50

2x + 3y = 8.00

John L.

asked • 04/01/19**Which situation could represent the system shown below?**

** x - y = 1.50**

** 2x + 3y = 8.00**

**a) Joanna bought an apple and an orange that cost $1.50. Chen bought 2 apples and three oranges for $8.00.**

**b) A large bottle of soda costs $1.50 more than a small bottle. Angela bought two large bottles and three small **

**Bottles, and her total cost was $8.00.**

** c) A headband costs $1.50 more than a hair clip. Wendy bought 5 headbands and spent $8.00**

** d) Pencils costs $1.50. Maria bought 2 pencils and 3 pens, which cost $8.00**

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Sarah K. answered • 04/01/19

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Tutor for the SAT for over 10 years

A) x + y = 1.50

2x + 3y = 8.00

B) x = y + 1.50 (rewrite as x - y = 1.50)

2x + 3y = 8.00

C) x = y + 1.50 (rewrite as x - y = 1.50)

5x = 8

D) x = 1.50

2x + 3y = 8.00

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