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June 13th, 2014, 08:38 AM   #1
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Ticket Equation Problem

Two families buy tickets.

Family 1 have two adults and three kids and pay 69.00 coins.
Family 2 have three adults and five kids and pay 109.00 coins.

What's the cost of an adult ticket and a kid ticket?
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Family 1 have two adults and three kids and pay 69.00 coins.
Family 2 have three adults and five kids and pay 109.00 coins.
What's the cost of an adult ticket and a kid ticket?
Hint:
2a + 3k = 69
3a + 5k = 109
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