# 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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children -- 3x

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

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posted by Reiny
2. 1500x

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