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PLEASE HELP! Answer quickly for points!! There are 5 times as many tomato plants as there are cucumber plants. The number of pepper plants is 7 more than the sum as tomato and cucumber plants. There are 19 pepper plants in the garden. How many tomato plants are there. How many cucumber plants are there?

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let x= cucumber plants 5x= tomato plants 6x+7= pepper plants peppers = 19  therefore 6x+7=19 subtract 7 from both sides 6x= 12  divide both sides by 6 x=2 replace the x with 2 2= cucumber plants 10= tomato plants hope this helps

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