Assignment #35
Word Problems
(Systems of Equations)


  1. Two hamburgers and three cokes cost $10.50. Four hamburgers and four cokes cost $18.00. Find the cost of a hamburger and a coke.

2. Deanna went to the bank to cash a check for $420. She wanted all $10 and $20 bills. She received 27 bills. How many of each kind did she receive?

3. Vanessa has $9.75 in dimes and quarters. If she has 75 coins, how many of each type of coin does she have?

4. Ticket prices for a concert were $50 and $25. Nine hundred concert tickets were sold. The receipts from ticket sales were $30,500. How many of each kind of ticket were sold?

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