Posted by **Jada** on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 4:22pm.

If I sale fifty tickets and kids tickets are three dollars and adults tickets are five dollars I got 180 dollars in total how many tickets both adults and kids have in all if I sold fifty tickets

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**Henry**, Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 8:49pm
Sold X kids tickets.

Sold (50-X) Adult tickets.

3x + 5(50-X) = $160.

3x + 250-5x = 160

-2x = 160-250 = -90

X = 45 kids Tickets.

50-x = 50-45 = 5 Adult Tickets.

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**Henry**, Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 9:02pm
Correction: Total monies should be $180.

Not 160. Recalculate.

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