# Thread: system of equations solved by algebraic method

1. ## system of equations solved by algebraic method

anyone can suggest in practical real life about system of equations involving x and y.....a motivation and examples where my classmate be able to understand it will when it involve x and y....

2. Originally Posted by jam2011
anyone can suggest in practical real life about system of equations involving x and y.....a motivation and examples where my classmate be able to understand it will when it involve x and y....

3. A mother has $5.80 to buy some fruit for her extended family. She needs at least 9 pieces of fruit, in this case apples and pears are preffered. When going to the market she notes apples are worth$0.60 each while pears are \$0.70 each.
$\displaystyle 0.6X+0.7Y=5.8$
$\displaystyle X+Y=9$