# The cost of 3 soup cans and 2 pizzas is $45. The cost of 5 soup cans and 3 pizzas is $71. What is the cost of a pizza and a soup can?

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May 1, 2018

#### Explanation:

Assume soup cans =

Assume pizzas =

Solve this type of question by using substitution.

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Substitute E.Q.N

Multiply whole E.Q.N by 3 to make it easier to solve.

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Check to see if your answer is correct by substituting both the values found.