Posted by Anonymous on Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 10:28pm.
if i have 5 days to sell 200 tickets by friday how many tickets do i have to sell the first day if i sell ten less then the previous day

math  bobpursley, Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 10:29pm
something is missing here.

math  Anonymous, Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 10:31pm
like what

math  bobpursley, Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 10:34pm
how many tickets do i have to sell the first day if i sell ten less then the previous day
that makes no sense. There is no previous day to the first day.

math  Reiny, Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 10:37pm
Monday you sold x tickets
Tuesday you sold x10
wedn ... x20
thu ... x30
frid ...x40
x + x10 + x20 + x30 + x40 = 200
5x  100 = 200
x = 60
On the first day you had to sell 60 tickets.
check:
What is 60+50+40+30+20 ?
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