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Adult tickets to a play cost $2.25 each and student tickets cost $1.75 each. Suppose there are twice as many student tickets sold as adult tickets. If the income from the play was $1,150, how many of each type of ticket were sold?

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  1. A = 2S

    2.25A + 1.75S = 1150

    Substitute 2S for A and solve for S, then A.

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