# SOLUTION: From his daily allowance, Eric has saved 74 coins made up of denominations of one peso and five peso . How many of each kind has he if the coins amount to 170 pesos?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear Algebra Question 325336: From his daily allowance, Eric has saved 74 coins made up of denominations of one peso and five peso . How many of each kind has he if the coins amount to 170 pesos?Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let 1 peso be x 5 pesos will be 74-x .. value of 1 peso coins + value of 5 peso coins = total value x+5(74-x)= 170 x+370-5x=170 -4x=-200 x=50 1 peso coins 32 will be 5 peso coins