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Three Equation System Settlement (Posted on 2016-10-07) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Find all possible real number solutions to this system of equations:

A+B*C = B+C*A = C+A*B = 1980

No Solution Yet Submitted by K Sengupta    
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Some Thoughts d2? (spoiler) | Comment 1 of 5
Consider the first equality,
A + BC = B+CA
Solving for C, we find C = (A-B)/(A-B).

Since (1,1,1) is not a solution, it must be the case that A=B=C

Then A^2 +A - 1980 = 0

The square root of 1980 is about 44.5,
so (A+45)(A-44) = 0

Solutions are (-45, -45, -45) and (44,44,44)


  Posted by Steve Herman on 2016-10-07 14:07:41
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