Math 009Quiz 2Page 9
10) An elementary school buys tickets for a field trip to the zoo. The number of children going on the field trip is 12 times the number of adults. Tickets for children cost $8 each and tickets for adults cost $10 each. The total cost of all of the tickets is $2862, how many tickets of each type did the school purchase? Please set up and solve this problem followingthe steps below:a)Define the unknown quantities in terms of one variable.
b)Translate the question into an equation.
c)Solve the equation, showing all work.
d)Write a complete answer to the question asked, including appropriate units.