# Math

A group of teachers and pupils attended a concert. The teachers paid \$1200 altogether and the pupils paid \$640 altogether for their tickets.
The price of an adult ticket was \$60 and there were 4 more female teachers than male teachers. How many male teachers were there in the group

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1. If there were x male teachers, then we know that

f = m+4, so
(m + m+4) * 60 = 1200

Now just find m

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2. 1200 /60= 20 teachers.
20/2=10.
there were 4 more female teachers so 10 plus 4 =14.
and 10-4=6.
so there were 6 male teachers.

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