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The ratio of the cost of an adult ticket to a student ticket for the circus is 5:3. If $32 is the total spent on tickets, how much was each adult ticket and how much was each student ticket?

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Steve
Divide 32 into 5+3 parts of $4 each, so the tickets cost
5*4 = 20 and 3*4 = 12
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