So I've been having trouble with SEs, this one in particular:

d = 120t + 80

d = -480t + 800

How would you go about solving this one? Please say your working - it helps me learn (Smirk)

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- Nov 9th 2011, 01:59 PMsqueliaSimultaneous Equation
So I've been having trouble with SEs, this one in particular:

d = 120t + 80

d = -480t + 800

How would you go about solving this one? Please say your working - it helps me learn (Smirk) - Nov 9th 2011, 02:15 PMAckbeetRe: Simultaneous Equation
Why not subtract one equation from the other?

- Nov 9th 2011, 02:17 PMpickslidesRe: Simultaneous Equation
Ackbeet is correct, or just say

120t + 80 = -480t + 800 - Nov 9th 2011, 04:42 PMsqueliaRe: Simultaneous Equation
Lol wow! It seems so simple when you do it like that... i should have known that they both equal d.

Anyway thanks! (Clapping)