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System of Equations Application Word Problem

28.Use linear equation with a work check at end. An appliance store buys 6 washers and 5 dryers at a total cost of $1949. Another appliance store buys 4 washers and 5 dryers from the same wholesale supplier at a total cost of $1561. Find the cost of one washer and one dryer.

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Assume that the cost of one washer is x and the cost of one dryer is y. Then we ...

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