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    Aug 3, 2009, 09:20 AM
    Word Algebra
    On Monday a computer manufacturing company sent out 3 shipments.
    First Order is for $114,000
    4 model II, 6 model VI, 10 model IX computers
    Second Order is for $72,000
    8 model II, 3 model VI, 5 model IX
    Third order is for $81,000
    2 model II, 9 model VI, 5 model IX

    What does the manufacturer charge for a Model VI computer?
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    Aug 3, 2009, 09:24 AM
    Set up a system of equations.

    Let x=price of Model II
    Let y=price of Model VI
    Let z=price of Model IX


    Solve the system. When you find the value of y, that is the price of the Model VI.

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