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Tickets for the hamiltons high school's summer play are $3 for students and $5 for nonstudents. on opening night 937 tickets were sold and $3943 is collected. How many tickets were sold to students? nonstudents?

algebra 2 
Reiny,
number of students  x
number of nonstudents  937x
solve for x
3x + 5(937x) = 3943