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# A group of people bought movies tickets at the AMC Century City. They bought a total of 7 tickets, some adult and some kid tickets. They spent a total of $72. If adult tickets cost $12 and kid tickets cost $9, how much of each were purchased?

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A group of people bought movies tickets at the AMC Century City. They bought a total of 7 tickets, some adult and some kid tickets. They spent a total of $72. If adult tickets cost $12 and kid tickets cost $9, how much of each were purchased?

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Goody

You would just plug in numbers until you find two the work in the equation:12x+9y=72x=3 y=4The correct answer is 3 adult tickets and 4 child tickets.

Jan 15, 2020 06:32

Hello!, First you would divide 72 by 12 which would be....6 okay 6 adults. Second you would divide 72 by 9 witch is...... 8 kids 6 adults 8 kids