1)The admission fee at an amusement park is $3.50 for children and $5.20 for adults. On a certain day, 367 people
entered the park, and the admission fees collected totaled 1582 dollars. How many children and how many adults were admitted?
2)If Omar has 3 times as many quarters as dimes and they have a combined value of 595 cents, how many of each coin does he have?
3)If Skyler has 13 quarters and nickels in his pocket, and they have a combined value of 165 cents, how many of each coin does he have?
4)If 101 people attend a concert and tickets for adults cost $2.25 while tickets for children cost $1.75 and total receipts for the concert was $206.25, how many of each went to the concert?
5)You have one type of chocolate that sells for $3.20/lb and another type of chocolate that sells for $7.90/lb. You would like to have 14.1 lbs of a chocolate mixture that sells for $6.10/lb. How much of each chocolate will you need to obtain the desired mixture?
You will need
lbs of the cheaper chocolate
lbs of the expensive chocolate.
6)The Nutty Professor sells cashews for $7.80 per pound and Brazil nuts for $4.60 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 38 pound mixture that sells for $6.71 per pound?
Round answers to the nearest pound.
pounds of cashews
pounds of Brazil nuts