snshyne1781 Posts: 1, Reputation: 1 New Member #1 Apr 17, 2011, 02:29 PM
Math 209
In 2005, there were 66,000 new cases
Of skin cancer in the United States. Men represented
10,000 more cases than women. How many new
Cases of skin cancer were there for men and for
Women?
 JudyKayTee Posts: 46,503, Reputation: 4600 Uber Member #2 Apr 17, 2011, 02:33 PM

We don't do homework. How would you solve this problem?

 Unknown008 Posts: 8,076, Reputation: 723 Uber Member #3 Apr 18, 2011, 08:01 AM

Make up some variables.

For example,

let m represent the number of men with skin cancer,
w represent the number of women with skin cancer.

How do those relate to the values you gave?

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