Posted by kk on Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 9:13pm.
The number of students attending the fall play was 150 more than the number of adults attending.
Students tickets cost $3, and adults $5. A total of $4730 was collected. How many students attended the play?

Math  Writeacher, Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 9:15pm
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Algebra  MathMate, Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 9:44pm
Number of students = S
Number of adults = A
then
3S+5A = 4730
SA = 150
Solve for S and A.
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