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Set up 2 equations that can be used and solve. Phil reported that the receipt from a recent concert totaled $916 furthermore he announced that 560 people attended the concert. Students were charged $1.25 each for admission to the concert and adults were charged $2.25 eat how many adults and how many children attend the concert

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    letting a be the number of adults and s the number of students,

    a + s = 560
    2.25a + 1.25s = 916.00

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