Sunday

September 21, 2014

September 21, 2014

Posted by **jack** on Thursday, September 10, 2009 at 10:15pm.

There is a total of 1600 cups and bowls. cups cost 1.90 and bowls cost 2.85. how many of each do you have if the bill was 3430.00. and that includes 105.00 saucer.

- algebra -
**drwls**, Friday, September 11, 2009 at 2:50amDoes that mean there were 105 saucers or that $105.00 was spent on saucers? If $105 was FOR sauccers, then $3325 was for cups and bowls.

You can write two independent equations for the number of cups (C) and the number of bowls, B.

One of them is B + C = 1600.

Write the other (based upon cost) and solve the two together.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math correction - is this correct? Marginal Cost of Coffee The manager of a ...

Statistics - Five friends go bowling and finish with the following scores. Jim ...

Algebra 1 (Reiny or Kuai) - 1. At a chili cook-off, people pay a $3.00 entrance ...

pre calculus - if the cost to to produce 100 cups of coffee is 11.02, while the ...

ms.sue 5 grade math - In 24 hours, one set of twins drank 16 bottles of formula...

Math - Each person in Sharae's family of 5 eats 3 bowls of cereal each week. Her...

math - at camp, miriam learned how to use a pottery wheel. she can make 3 bowls ...

Algebra 1 - The debate team needs $240.00 to attend a debate tournament. The ...

Math - If a recipe calls for 6 cups of juice for each of the eight punch bowls, ...

Math - How many 2/3 cup sugar bowls can be filled from 8 cups of sugar?