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Topic: 9th Grade Word Problem
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9th Grade Word Problem
Posted: Jan 21, 2010 12:16 PM
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I am trying to help my niece with 9th grade Algebra problem:

A school charges students $1.00 and adults $2.00p to attend a basketball game, There were 80 more students than adults in attendance. The gate was $980.00, how many students and adults attended the game?

How would you set this problem up and solve it? Thank you in advance.



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