Posted by **Sacha** on Sunday, January 4, 2009 at 11:29pm.

Beth & her grandmother paid $23 tickets to a play. An adult ticket costs $6.50 more than a child's ticket. What was the cost of Beth's ticket?

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**Reiny**, Sunday, January 4, 2009 at 11:42pm
I see $8.25 as Beth's ticket and

$14.75 as grandma's ticket.

check: 14.75+8.25 = 23

14.75-8.25 = 6.5

I don't know if grade 5 can handle

x + x+6.5 = 23, can they?

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**Sacha**, Monday, January 5, 2009 at 12:39am
thanks Reiny! this really helps!

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**aloria**, Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 5:09pm
14.75 IS GRANDMAS AND 8.25 IS BETHS

- 5th Grade Math -
**kyle**, Monday, November 12, 2012 at 7:24pm
14.75

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