Posted by **heidi** on Friday, September 16, 2011 at 12:09am.

the number of students is 150 more than adults, the student tickets are $3 and adult tickets are $5 the total sales was 4730 how many students attended

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**heidi**, Friday, September 16, 2011 at 12:11am
im just looking for problem set up

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**Reiny**, Friday, September 16, 2011 at 12:13am
number of adult -- x

number of students --- x+150

solve:

3x + 5(x+150) = 4730

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**kevlar**, Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 3:01pm
685 students attended the fall play,

3x+(x-150)5=4730

3x+5x-750=4730

8x=5480

x=685

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