# SOLUTION: Tickets for the school play sell. For \$3 for a student and \$5 for an adult. One night 595 people bought tickets. The school took in \$1951. How many adult tickets and how many stude

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 Question 571047: Tickets for the school play sell. For \$3 for a student and \$5 for an adult. One night 595 people bought tickets. The school took in \$1951. How many adult tickets and how many student tickets were sold?Answer by nyc_function(2733)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let s = students Let A = adults 3s + 5A = 1951 s + A = 595 Solving by substitution, I got s = 512 tickets and A = 83 tickets.