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asked • 07/24/18# a total of 560 tickets were sold for the play . They were either adult tickets or student tickets . The number of student tickets sold was 3 times the number of

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Carol H. answered • 07/24/18

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**I assume you want to know how many of each kind of ticket was sold.**

**Let x = the number of adult tickets sold**

**Let 3x = the number of student tickets sold**

**x + 3x = 560**

**4x = 560**

**x = 140**

**3x = 420**

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