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725 tickets were sold for a game for a total of $1325 if adult tickets were sold for $2.50 and children's tickets sold for one dollar how many of each kind of ticket were sold

 Mar 6, 2020
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725 tix total

 

x  = adult                 revenue from adult tix = $2.50 x

725-x = child           revenue from child tix = $ 1.00 (725-x)       revenues summed = $ 1325

 

2.50 x  + 1.00 (725-x)  = 1325      solve for 'x' the # adult tix.......then child tix = 725-x   cheeky  

 Mar 7, 2020

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