## The meridian girls basketball team scored a total of 80 points in a basketball game. Meridian made a total of 37 two point and three point b

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The meridian girls basketball team scored a total of 80 points in a basketball game. Meridian made a total of 37 two point and three point baskets how many two point shots and three point shots did they make?

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2 weeks 2021-09-10T06:20:20+00:00 2 Answers 0

20?

Step-by-step explanation:

im pretty sure

They make 31 two point shots and 6 three point shots.

Step-by-step explanation:

Given:

The meridian girls basketball team scored a total of 80 points in a basketball game.

Now, to find the two point shots and three point shots they make.

Let the 2 point shots be

And let the 3 point shots be

….(1)

And, the total points:

Substituting the value of from equation (1):

Subtracting both sides by 74 we get:

The 3 point shots = 6.

Now, substituting the value of in equation (1):

The 2 point shots = 31.

Therefore, they make 31 two point shots and 6 three point shots.