Tickets to the movies cost $12 for adults and $8 for children. A group of 14 people went to the movies, and the tickets cost $136. The system of equations models this situation, where x is the number of adults and y is the number of children.
x+y=14
12x+8y=136
How many adults and how many children were in the group?
A.
9 adults and 5 children
B.
6 adults and 8 children
C.
4 adults and 10 children
D.
8 adults and 6 children

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solve the system of equations for x and y
x = number of adults
y = number of children

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