### Home > CAAC > Chapter 11 > Lesson 11.2.2 > Problem 11-94

11-94.

Write two equations for the information given.*a* = # of apples*w* = # of watermelons

Use elimination to solve.

*a* + *w* = 40

2*a* + 5*w* = 107

−2*a* − 2*w* = −80

2*a* + 5*w* = 107

3*w* = 27

*w* = 9