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Systems of Linear Equations Word Problems
The toll rates for crossing a bridge are $6.50 for a car and $10 for a truck.
During a two-hour period, a total of 187 cars and trucks crossed the
bridge, and the total collected in tolls was $1,338. Solving which of the
following systems of equations yields the number of cars, x, and the
number of trucks, y, that crossed the bridge during the two hours?
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