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?

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**Writeacher**, Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 9:15pm
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**MathMate**, Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 9:44pm
Number of students = S

Number of adults = A

then

3S+5A = 4730

S-A = 150

Solve for S and A.

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