Posted by Shan on .
The play sold 88 tickets. The adult tickets sold for $8 and the kid tickets sold for $5. The total amount collect for tickets was $614. How many tickets of each type were sold?

Math 
Reiny,
adult tickets  x
child tickets  88x
8x + 5(88x) = 614
solve for x, etc. 
Math 
Jesse,
Adult tickets=x
Child tickets=88x
8x + 5(88x)=614
8x + 4405x=614
3x=614440
3x=174
x=58
Adult=58
child=30 
Math 
Mona,
If someone paid $95 for ten tickets to a concert. Adult tickets cost $15 each. Kids tickets cost $8 each. How many of each kind of tickets did they buy?