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james sold 450 tickets for the community play. Tickets for children cost $2, and tickets for adults cost $5. James sold $1,800 worth of tickets.
How many tickets for adults did James sell?

Let number of children's tickets be X
Let number of adults tickets be 450X
2x+5(450x)=1800
X= 183( round it up to nearest whole number)
450183=267
James sold 267 adults ticket.
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