Question Description

Remember during the first module when we asked you to solve a wordproblem and share your steps with fellow students because “when studentsexchange the practices that work for them, it helps everyone planbetter for the next word problem you’ll see.” Well, here’s another wordproblem. Think about the guidance you received from your classmatesduring the first word problem and give this a try.

The circus is coming to town and Sue is selling tickets. The firstday she sold 4 senior citizen tickets and 2 children’s tickets for atotal of $80. The second day she received $145 for 5 senior citizentickets and 7 children’s tickets. What is the price of a child’s ticketand a senior citizen ticket? Explain each step you took to arrive atyour answer.

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