# SOLUTION: A discount store sold plastic cups for \$3.50 each and ceramic cups for \$4 each. If 400 cups were sold for a total of \$1458, how many cups of each type were sold? What was the doll

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 281525: A discount store sold plastic cups for \$3.50 each and ceramic cups for \$4 each. If 400 cups were sold for a total of \$1458, how many cups of each type were sold? What was the dollar value of each type of cup sold? Answer by JBarnum(2044)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!=Plastic cups =ceramic cups u can use substitution or elimination method i will use elimination method as it is easy and faster multiply by a -3.50 add them together dollars of ceramic cups dollars of plasitic cups