Home > CCA > Chapter 11 > Lesson 11.3.1 > Problem 11-81
Write and solve an equation (or system of equations) for the situation below. Define your variable(s) and write your solution as a sentence.
Think of this situation as:
The number of dimes plus the number of quarters equals
Define your variables:
Use steps 1 and 2 to build two equations. Then solve for
Remember to write your solution as a sentence, not just solve for the variables!