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The play sold 88 tickets. The adult tickets sold for $8 and the kid tickets sold for $5. The total amount collect for tickets was $614. How many tickets of each type were sold?

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    adult tickets --- x
    child tickets --- 88-x

    8x + 5(88-x) = 614

    solve for x, etc.

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    Adult tickets=x
    Child tickets=88-x
    8x + 5(88-x)=614
    8x + 440-5x=614
    3x=614-440
    3x=174
    x=58
    Adult=58
    child=30

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    If someone paid $95 for ten tickets to a concert. Adult tickets cost $15 each. Kids tickets cost $8 each. How many of each kind of tickets did they buy?

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