# SOLUTION: Sharon has some one-dollar bills and some five dollar bills. She has 14 bills. The value of the bills is \$30. Solve a system of equations using elimination to find how many of each

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 Question 288209: Sharon has some one-dollar bills and some five dollar bills. She has 14 bills. The value of the bills is \$30. Solve a system of equations using elimination to find how many of each kind of bill she has.Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let 1 dollar bills be x let 5 dollar bills be y x+y=14-------------1 x+5y=30------------2 subtract x-y - ( x+5y)= 14-30 x+y-x-5y=-16 -4y=-16 y=4 ----- 5 dollar bills She has 10 1 dollar bills