Originally Posted by
SpamAndRice I can't believe I'm stumped with this problem, prolly (hopefully) because I'm just really tired. Anyways, here goes:
Marvelous Marilyn scored 273 points last season. All points were scored by way of 2 or 3 pointers. She only shot 119 times. How many of each shot did she make?
I need to:
Choose variables and state what they represent.
Write a pair of equations using your variables that represent the problem.
Solve the pair of equations graphically.
solve the pair of equations algebraically.
Answer the problem.
Any sort of mind refresher on how to solve such a problem (Or just do it xd) is great help. Much, MUCH thanks in advance.