Kristen N.

asked • 11/24/20

Using a linear equation in this question..

A theater group made appearances in two cities. The hotel charge before tax in the second city was $500 lower than in the first. The tax in the first city was 8.5%, and the tax in the second city was 3.5%. The total hotel tax paid for the two cities was $702.50. 


How much was the hotel charge in each city before tax?


First city:

Second city:

1 Expert Answer

By:

Still looking for help? Get the right answer, fast.

Ask a question for free

Get a free answer to a quick problem.
Most questions answered within 4 hours.

OR

Find an Online Tutor Now

Choose an expert and meet online. No packages or subscriptions, pay only for the time you need.