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Admission to a baseball game is $4.50 for general admission and $5.50 for reserved seats. The receipts were $4588.00 for 948 paid admissions. How many of each ticket were sold?

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  1. If the number of general admissions is x, then the rest (948-x) were reserved. So, add up the receipts:

    4.50x + 5.50(948-x) = 4588.00

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