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#7) Five hundred tickets were sold for a school play, which generated $3560 in revenue. The prices of the tickets were $5 for children, $7 for students, and $10 for adults. There were 180 more student tickets sold than adult tickets. Let x be the number of children tickets sold, let y be the number of student tickets sold, and let z be number of adult tickets sold. Find the number of each type of ticket sold.
Write a 3 by 3 system of equations to solve the problem stated above. Do not solve the system.
Equation 1: ______
Equation 2: ______
Equation 3: ______
(Write variable terms on the lefthand side each equation in aphabetical order. Write nonnegative constants on the righthand side of each equation. Example: 3x2y+z=20).
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