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Asked Sep 29, 2019
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Sal’s Food Truck sells hot dogs for $2 each and hamburgers for $5 each. During a lunch
rush, they sold 17 items for a total of $72. How many hot dogs and how many
hamburgers were sold?

 

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Step 1

Given, Price of hot dogs for $2 each and hamburgers for $5 each.

Total 17 items sold for $72.

Step 2

Let us assume,

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x number of hot dogs sold ymumber of humburgers sold

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Step 3

According to qu...

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...(1) 2x 5y72 and ..(2) xy17

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