# SOLUTION: The difference between the prices of a coach ticket and a first class ticket is \$135. If the first class ticket is 175% of the cost of a coach ticket what is the cost of the coach

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 Question 189548: The difference between the prices of a coach ticket and a first class ticket is \$135. If the first class ticket is 175% of the cost of a coach ticket what is the cost of the coach ticket?Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15637)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The difference between the prices of a coach ticket and a first class ticket is \$135. If the first class ticket is 175% of the cost of a coach ticket what is the cost of the coach ticket? : Let x = cost of a coach ticket then (x+135) = cost of 1st class ticket : Change 175% to decimal, namely, 1.75: : 1.75x = x + 135 : 1.75x - x = 135 : .75x = 135 x = x = \$180 is the coach fare :