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38) SET UP ONLY: A business has 3 machines that manufacture containers. Together they can make
100 containers per day, whereas the two fastest machines can make 80 containers per day. The
fastest machine makes 34 more containers per day than the slowest machine. How many containers
can each machine make per day?
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38) SET UP ONLY: A business has 3 machines that manufacture containers. Together they can make 100 containers per day, whereas the two fastest machines can make 80 containers per day. The fastest machine makes 34 more containers per day than the slowest machine. How many containers can each machine make per day?

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Let x, y and z be the number of containers that the machines make from fastest to slowest.

Therefore according to given conditions, we get

 

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Now by solving these three...

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