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10-72.

10-72. Each morning, Jerry delivers the Times to one neighborhood and then the Star to a different neighborhood. While delivering the Times, Jerry delivers 2 papers per minute. However, since the Star is so heavy, he can only deliver 1 Star paper per minute. If he delivers a total of 91 papers and takes exactly an hour to deliver all papers, how many of each type of paper does he deliver? Homework Help ✎

Let x represent the number of Times delivered, and y represent the number of Star papers delivered.
Set up a system of equations.