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How many students were admitted to the fair?

Admission to the school fair is @2.50 for students and $3.75 for others. If 2848 admissions were collected for a total of $10,078.75, how many students attended the fair?

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say   x students
        y others
   x+ y = 2848
 2.5x + 3.75y = 10078.75
solving the above
x=  2367
so,no of students = 2367