Tuesday

October 21, 2014

October 21, 2014

Posted by **Sally** on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 12:17pm.

tickets to its production of Othello. Tickets cost $4.50

for adults and $2.00 for students. Three times as

many student tickets were sold as adult tickets.

Which system of equations can be used to find a, the

number of adult tickets sold, and s, the number of

student tickets sold?

- Math -
**Henry**, Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 8:33pma = The number of adult tickets sold.

s = 3a = the # of student tickets sold.

4.5a + 3a*2.0 = 1123.50.

10.5a = 1123.50,

a = 107.

s = 3a = 3*107 = 321.

- Math -
**Sally**, Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 12:09pmThanks Henry

- Math -
**bob**, Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 7:11pmAt the city museum, child admission is and adult admission is . On Friday, four times as many adult tickets as child tickets were sold, for a total sales of . How many child tickets were sold that day?

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math - the students are selling tickets to the school fair. all tickets cost the...

math - The total ticket sales for the school basketball game were $1625. Adult ...

Math - THe total ticket sales for the basketball game were $1,625.00. Adult ...

Math - The seventh graders sold tickets to their play.the tickets cost $3 for ...

math - a school's chorus bought 30 tickets to a play. total cost of tickets $98...

Math - Tickets to a school play were $5 for adults and $3 for students. A total ...

Algebra - Two hundred tickets for the school play were sold. Tickets cost $2 for...

math - 425 in tickets were sold they were either adults or students tickets the ...

ALgebra - A theatre production company donated free tickets for their show to ...

Algebra 2 - The PTO has raised $1800 to help pay for a trip. They ask that there...