# SOLUTION: i wants to buy flowers for my friend with \$27. daisies are \$1 each and roses are \$3 each. but i buys 3 more daisies than roses. how much did the roses cost?

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 Question 364980: i wants to buy flowers for my friend with \$27. daisies are \$1 each and roses are \$3 each. but i buys 3 more daisies than roses. how much did the roses cost? Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let number of roses be x each \$3 daisies bought will be x+3 at \$1 .. total cost = \$27 ... 3x+1(x+3)=27 3x+x+3=27 4x+3=27 -3 4x=27-3 4x=24 /4 x= 6 roses. 6 roses cost \$18 ... m.ananth@hotmail.ca