Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
raebaby420
Group Title
Samantha is going on vacation for the summer and is trying to choose between two different plans. The first plan costs $450 for 3 days at a hotel and 2 days at an amusement park. The second plan offers 5 days at the same hotel and 3 days at the amusement park for $700. The cost of 1 day at the hotel and the amusement park is the same under both plans. How much does a 1 day trip to the amusement park cost?
$50
$75
$150
$200
 one year ago
 one year ago
raebaby420 Group Title
Samantha is going on vacation for the summer and is trying to choose between two different plans. The first plan costs $450 for 3 days at a hotel and 2 days at an amusement park. The second plan offers 5 days at the same hotel and 3 days at the amusement park for $700. The cost of 1 day at the hotel and the amusement park is the same under both plans. How much does a 1 day trip to the amusement park cost? $50 $75 $150 $200
 one year ago
 one year ago

This Question is Closed

raebaby420 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@mhmdrz91
 one year ago

NLCircle Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Both plans are expressed as a linear combination of days at a hotel and days at an amusement park. You only know the summary prices of combinations of both, so let's designate a day at the hotel as 'h' and a day at the park as 'p'. You have two packages to choose from, namely: First plan (3 days hotel and 2 days park) for 450. This can be captured in the following equation: 3*h + 2*p = 450 Along a similar line, you can find an equation for the second plan. Can you do that ?
 one year ago

mhmdrz91 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i write solution for two chance but the system clear all of it :(
 one year ago

NLCircle Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Without giving away too much already, I can tell you that you will get two equations (one for the first plan, the other for the second plan) and two unknowns (a and h). Solve these two and you will find both a and h. h is then your answer. Let me know if you have trouble solving both equations, OK ?
 one year ago

mhmdrz91 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[$450 = 3H + 2A\]\[$700= 5H + 3A\]now we want find A, so make 2 equations that one side of them is H and other side is something that have numbers and coefficient and A! then we equal 2 somethings and solving problem and find A... ;)
 one year ago

NLCircle Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
h = 50, p = 150, true ?
 one year ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.