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anonymous
 one year ago
You are selling tickets for a high school basketball game. Student
tickets cost $3 and general admission tickets cost $5. You sell 350
tickets and collect $1,450. How many general tickets did you sell?
anonymous
 one year ago
You are selling tickets for a high school basketball game. Student tickets cost $3 and general admission tickets cost $5. You sell 350 tickets and collect $1,450. How many general tickets did you sell?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Student Tickets = x General Tiickets = 350  x do you understand why the general tickets are 350  x?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hmm because 350 is the total amount of tickets sold and we need to find x?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Right! Now set up your equation. You know student tickets are $3 & general admission tickets are $5. You also know the total collected is $1450

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03x + 5 (350)x = 1450 solve the equation for x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is the answer x= 100?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Did you get this when you distributed? 3x + 17505x = 1450

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oops nope i see what i did wrong for that step

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay i must have done something wrong after that step because my answer makes no sense

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How many student tickets? How many general tickets? Be sure to label your answers...when I taught, I was pretty picky about that

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ohhhh okay now i see what i did wrong the 5x was negative

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay thank you for your help!
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