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6-117.

The Math Club is baking pies for a bake sale. The fruit-pie recipe calls for twice as many peaches as nectarines. If it takes a total of 168 pieces of fruit for all the pies, how many nectarines are needed? Homework Help ✎

Write two equations where *p* = peaches (#) and *n* = nectarines (#).

Write one equation that relates *p* to *n*. Write another equation about the total of 168 pieces of fruit.

56 nectarines are needed.