Posted by **Hayley** on Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 8:44pm.

If tickets are $.50 for children

$2.00 men

$3.00 women

Explain how 100 people can purchase tickets for $100. No money left over and at least 1 man, 1 woman, and 1 child included

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**Christina**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 9:02pm
Consider: 4 children - .5 x 4 = $2

1 man - 1 x 2 = $2

32 women - 32 x 3 = $96

total = $100

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**Hayley**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 11:02pm
That's still not 100 people. Thanks though

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**Jen**, Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 11:14pm
.50=child

2.00=man

3.00=woman

70 children=$35

25 men= $50

5 women=$15

I used guess and check..it took a little while, but I got it. It was kind of fun lol. I'm not sure if there's only one answer but this one works.

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**Not telling**, Friday, December 3, 2010 at 9:19pm
hmmm.... I am really not sure...

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