precalculus algebra
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Diane is a manager at a small movie theater. On Wednesday, she sold twenty adult and children’s tickets. Adult tickets are $3 each. Children’s tickets are $2 each. On Wednesday, the theater made $125 from ticket sales. How many adult tickets were sold? How many children’s tickets were sold?

precalculus algebra 
Jay
3*20<125; you sold more then 20 tickets or didn't make $125
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