Geese and piglets

There were geese and piglets in the yard. Jane calculated that they have a total of 20 heads and 64 legs. How many geese and how many piglets were in the yard?

Correct answer:

h =  8
p =  12

Step-by-step explanation:


h+p=20
2h+4p=64

h+p=20
2•h+4•p=64

h+p = 20
2h+4p = 64

h = 8
p = 12

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