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# please solve this word problem

Discussion in 'Jukwaa la Elimu (Education Forum)' started by Mbute na chai, Sep 12, 2012.

1. ### Mbute na chaiJF-Expert Member

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Qn: Auncle was visited by numerous guests and he gave the guests numerous seats. When the guests sat in pairs one seat remained and when they sat individually one of them missed a seat. How many were seats and guests?

2. ### King Kong IIIJF-Expert Member

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Let x=Guests
And y=Seats

Make Simultaneous equation.

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4 guests
3 seats

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4 guests ana 3 seats

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