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# Write a system of equations to describe the situation below,

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Write a system of equations to describe the situation below, solve using any method, and fill in the blanks.

A company that teaches self-improvement seminars is holding one of its seminars in Sparrowtown. The company pays a flat fee of \$120 to rent a facility in which to hold each session. Additionally, for every attendee who registers, the company must spend \$3 to purchase books and supplies. Each attendee will pay \$15 for the seminar. Once a certain number of attendees register, the company will be breaking even. How many attendees will that take? What will be the company's total expenses and revenues?

Once___  attendees have registered, the company's expenses and receipts will both total \$___.

Jan 26, 2021

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The latex got the Q a bit messed up....I assume the company pays flat fee 120 for rental and \$3 for supplies for each antendee

the atendees pay \$ 15 ea

120 + 3x = 15 x    solve for x

120 = 12x

x = 10

At 15 atenddees expenses will equal revenues    120 + 3(10) = 150

Jan 26, 2021