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    I have two more problems....I'm really not so good getting these word problems started!



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    Quote Originally Posted by giggles30708 View Post

    see this thread ...

    http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...ving-time.html
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    Quote Originally Posted by giggles30708 View Post
    let B = lbs of soybean meal

    C = lbs of cornmeal

    .16B + .08C = .09(320)

    B + C = 320

    solve the system of equations for B and C


    ... btw, next time start a new problem with a new thread.
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    Hi giggles,
    I was about to answer the second question but I see that that has been done by Skeeter. So to the first.Let's begin.

    When train B the faster reachesthe station where is train A.It will down track how many miles. At what rate is B approaching A. Using these data calculate the time in minutes that they will meet.60 mph is how many mper minute


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    Thank you again I got these questions wrong on a quiz and wanted to be sure that I answered them correctly on the final. Thank you so much for your help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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