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# Determine the price of two type A footballs if the total cost of a typ

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Determine the price of two type A footballs if the total cost of a type A and a type B football is \$500.
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1. Type B football costs \$200.

2. Two type A and three type B footballs costs \$1200.

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15 Jan 2019, 08:35
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Determine the price of two type A footballs if the total cost of a type A and a type B football is \$500.
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1. Type B football costs \$200.

2. Two type A and three type B footballs costs \$1200.

Need to find cost of 2 * Type A football

Statement 1, B = 200
A+B =500
A =300, 2A =600

Statement 2,
2A + 3B =1200,when you substitute a value from here A =500 - B
You will get an unique value of A and B.
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