# Systems of Linear Equations: The Way We Word (Problems) Quiz

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**Systems of Linear Equations**Brent and Kay work as carpenter's apprentices. On the first day Brent worked for 4 hours and Kay worked for 5 hours, and they hammered in a total of 305 nails. On the second day Brent worked for 3 hours and Kay worked for 7, and they hammered in a total of 349 nails. On the third day, the master carpenter they were working for asked them to stop hammering so many nails into the ground and get back to building the woodshed.

*x*+ 12

*y*= 654

*x*+ 10

*y*= 654

*x*,

*x*, and

*y*has perimeter 14. If each side of the triangle is extended by 3, the perimeter of the new triangle is 23. What are the side lengths of the original triangle?

*x*15 cm

*x*33 cm

*x*16.5 cm

*x*31.5 cm

*y*and twice

*x*is 41. The difference of half of

*x*and

*y*is -11. What is

*x*?

How many miles did Aida drive on the second day?