Algebra
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Joylin receives a $50 gift card for the local movie theater for her birthday. She uses the card to purchase tickets and snacks for her family. If Joylin spends $6 more on tickets than she does on snacks, how much does Joylin spend on tickets?

x + (x6) = 50
2 x  6 = 50
2 x = 56
x = 28