Aamina B.

asked • 12/29/16

Jan has $37.50. Tickets to a concert cost $5.25 each. How many tickets can Jan buy?

This problem is applying operations with rational numbers

Andrew M.

Look at the units.
You have Dollars  and  Dollars per Ticket or  $ and $/T
To find Tickets T you take   $/($/T) = $(T/$) = T
You find the number of tickets you can purchase by
dividing the dollars available by the dollars per ticket


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