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Assignment Description - Linear Equations<

Reflect upon “Linear Equations”, answer the following questions (be sure to detail how you arrived at your answer):<

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1. Is ?8 a solution to the equation 3x = 16 ? 5x? How do you know?<

2. Frida started to solve the equation 3x = 36 by adding 3 to both sides. Explain why Friday’s method will not solve the equation.<

3. Solve the equation 10x+14= - 2x+38 explaining all the steps of your solution as in the examples in this section.<

4. In a system of linear equations, the two equations have the same slope. Describe the<

possible solutions to the system.<

5. Write an application problem similar to example 5.37 from the book using the ages of two of your friends or family members. Then translate to a system of equations and solve it.<

6. Take a handful of two types of coins and write a problem similar to example 5.46 from the book relating the total number of coins and their total value. Set up a system of equations to describe your situation and then solve it. <

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Assignment Expectations:<

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Length: 500+ words total for this assignment<

Structure: Include a title page and reference page in APA style. These do not count towards the minimal word amount for this assignment.<

References: Use the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. Include at least one (1) scholarly reference to support your claims. Use in-text citations as needed.<

Format: Save your assignment as a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx

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Assignment Description - Linear Equations<

Reflect upon “Linear Equations”, answer the following questions (be sure to detail how you arrived at your answer):<

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1. Is ?8 a solution to the equation 3x = 16 ? 5x? How do you know?<

2. Frida started to solve the equation 3x = 36 by adding 3 to both sides. Explain why Friday’s method will not solve the equation.<

3. Solve the equation 10x+14= - 2x+38 explaining all the steps of your solution as in the examples in this section.<

4. In a system of linear equations, the two equations have the same slope. Describe the<

possible solutions to the system.<

5. Write an application problem similar to example 5.37 from the book using the ages of two of your friends or family members. Then translate to a system of equations and solve it.<

6. Take a handful of two types of coins and write a problem similar to example 5.46 from the book relating the total number of coins and their total value. Set up a system of equations to describe your situation and then solve it. <

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Assignment Expectations:<

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Length: 500+ words total for this assignment<

Structure: Include a title page and reference page in APA style. These do not count towards the minimal word amount for this assignment.<

References: Use the appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. Include at least one (1) scholarly reference to support your claims. Use in-text citations as needed.<

Format: Save your assignment as a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx