Fill in the Total Value column. Step 4. Translate into a system of equations. The Number column and the Total Value. column give us the system of equations. We will use the elimination

Systems of Equations - Mixture Problems Objective: Solve mixture problems by setting up a system of equations. One application of systems of equations are mixture problems. Mixture

the system of equations. { a + c = 1, 363 12 a + 7 c = 12, 146. Step 5. Solve this system using the elimination method. Multiply the first equation by − 7. { − 7 ( a + c) = − 7 ( 1, 363) 12 a + 7 c =