Algebra

On a hot summer day, Sunny bought 18 ice creams for her team members. Some were $7 each, and the others were $10 each. If she paid $165 in total, how many $7 ice creams did she buy?

asked by Glen
  1. number of cheaper ice creams --- x
    number of more expensive ones ---- 18-x

    solve for x

    7x + 10(18-x) = 165

    ( I know things are getting expensive, but $10 ice creams ???)

    posted by Reiny

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