ALgebra

A theatre production company donated free tickets for their show to the local Boys & Girls club. They claimed that the ticket value was $306. A child's ticket cost $5.25 and an adult ticket cost $9.75. If there were three times as many children's tickets as adult tickets, how many adults and children got to attend the show for free?

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asked by Alison
  1. adults --- x
    children -- 3x

    solve:
    975x + 525(3x) = 30600

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    posted by Reiny
  2. 1500x

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