# SOLUTION: Jack in the box offers three different types of burgers: the hamburger, the double cheeseburger and the jumbo jack. The track team went to the local jack in the box on three differ

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Word Problems With Coins Question 177565: Jack in the box offers three different types of burgers: the hamburger, the double cheeseburger and the jumbo jack. The track team went to the local jack in the box on three different occasions. The first time they ordered 3 hamburgers, 5 double cheeseburgers, and 6 jumbo jacks and paid \$29.75. The second time they ordered 2 hambugers, 7 double cheeseburgers, and 5 jumbo jacks at the same price and paid \$29.25. The third time they ordered 4 hamburgers, 4 double cheeseburgers, and 7 jumbo jacks at the same price and paid \$32. what was the price of each type of burger?Answer by stanbon(57967)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The first time they ordered 3 hamburgers, 5 double cheeseburgers, and 6 jumbo jacks and paid \$29.75. The second time they ordered 2 hambugers, 7 double cheeseburgers, and 5 jumbo jacks at the same price and paid \$29.25. The third time they ordered 4 hamburgers, 4 double cheeseburgers, and 7 jumbo jacks at the same price and paid \$32. What was the price of each type of burger? ------------- 3h + 5c + 6j = 29.75 2h + 7c + 5j = 29.25 4h + 4c + 7j = 32.00 ------------------------ Use any method you know to solve this system to get: h = \$1.00 c = \$1.75 j = \$3.00 ------------------------- Cheers, Stan H.