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Amistad starts selling tickets to basketball games. They sell 292 tickets to the last game of the season. An adult ticket costs $3. A student ticket costs $1. They collect $470.00 in ticket sales. Write and solve a system of equations to find the number of each ticket sold.

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    a+s = 292
    3a+1s = 470

    2a = 178
    a = 89
    s = 203

    check: 3*89 + 203 = 470

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