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Math 126 - Write Equations

Using the five step method, write a system of two equations to complete the following exercise:

  1. Arbitrarily select two integers between -12 and +12.

  2. Develop two equations whose solutions are the two integers you selected.

  3. Explain how you built the two equations.

  4. Solve your two equations using the addition/subtraction method.

Refer to the example on page 426 of Mathematics in Our World as a guide.

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Jan 06, 2012
Write Equations
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Select any two integers between -12 and +12 which will become solutions to a system of two equations.
Write two equations that have your two integers as solutions. Show how you built the equations using your integers. Your solution and equations should not be the same as those of other students or the textbook. There are infinite possibilities.
Solve your system of equations by the addition/subtraction method. Make sure you show the necessary 5 steps. Use the example on page 426 of Mathematics in Our World as a guide.


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