Jeffrey H.

asked • 11/09/14

What is the price of a child's ticket and a senior citizen ticket?

The circus is coming to town. Sue is selling tickets. The first day she sold 4 senior citizen tickets and 2 children's tickets for a total of $80. The second day she received $145 for 5 senior citizen tickets and 7 children's tickets. What is the price of a child's ticket and a senior citizen ticket?

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Damazo T. answered • 11/09/14

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Jennifer H.

Can you show me how you are multiplying the first equation by -5 and the second equation by 4 to eliminate Y???
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Richard W. answered • 11/09/14

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Why are you multiplying the first one by 3.5 to cancel out the y
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Stephen R. answered • 05/03/16

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