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Write and solve a system of equations for each situation.

1.Your school sells tickets for its winter concert. Student tickets are $5 and adult tickets are $10. If your school sells 85 ticket and makes $600, how many of each ticket did they sell?
-Could someone tell me how to write the equations? Thanks

  • Math -

    Work with the number of tickets, and then with the amount of money.

    s + a = 85
    5s + 10a = 600

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    a=35

    s=50

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