# Systems of Equation, algebra homework help

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*timer*Asked: Apr 18th, 2017

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### Question Description

**Circus Tickets**

The circus is coming to town, and Cindy is selling tickets.

The first day she sold 8 adult tickets and 5 children's tickets for a total of $177.50 in sales.

The second day she received $255.00 for 12 adult tickets and 6 children's tickets.

What is the price of a child's ticket?

What is a price of an adult ticket?

__To receive full credit for your solution you need to:__

1.)write down two algebraic equations that model this circus ticket scenario.

2.)Show how you solved the problem by using the **elimination method**, the **substitutional method **or **graphical method**. (other methods such as "guess and check" are not sufficient)

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## Tutor Answer

Hello again. The solution is ready, please read it and ask if something is unclear.

Denote the unknown price in dollars of a child’s ticket as 𝐶 and the price of an adult ticket as 𝐴.

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