A total of 246 tickets were sold for the school…

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  1. Goblom

    Goblom New Member

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    A total of 246 tickets were sold for the school play. They were either adult tickets or student tickets. The number of student tickets sold was two times the number of adult tickets sold. How many adult tickets were sold?
     
  2. Noelia

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    So here are your variables: # of adult tickets=x# of student tickets 2 xso x +2 x=246 and solve 3 x=246 x=82 adult tickets were sold
     

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