How much for Wednesday game? How much for Sundays game?

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UnybYbir

Mathematics

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A baseball team has home games on Wednesday and Sunday. The games together earn $4491.50 for the team. Wednesday's game generates $1083.50 less than Sunday's game. How much money was taken in at each game?

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let Wednesday's game generates x and sunday's game generates y then

x+y=$4491.50

x=y- $1083.50

y- $1083.50+y=$4491.50

2y=5575

sunday's game generates y=2787.50$

Wednesday's game generates x=1740$

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