Hi, I'm looking to receive a little help with this area of math. (My math skills are very poor, (currently repeating 10th grade math ))(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

To avoid 'cheating' on my math homework, I'll change a few variables etc, to make the problem acceptable:

I honestly don't know where to start; my guess is:Code (Text):

"A waitress earned $55 in loonies and toonies. There are a total of 38 coins, how many of each did she have?"

From this point on, I am stuck.Code (Text):

Let 'x' represent the loonies.

Let 'y' represent the toonies.

x + y = 38

Any help would be great, thanks.

~ Ryan

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