# SOLUTION: At the homecoming football game, the senior class officers sold slices of pizza for \$0.75 each and hamburgers for \$1.35 each. They sold 40 more slices of pizza than hamburgers, and

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Money Word Problems Question 214166: At the homecoming football game, the senior class officers sold slices of pizza for \$0.75 each and hamburgers for \$1.35 each. They sold 40 more slices of pizza than hamburgers, and sales totaled \$292.50. How many slices of pizza did they sell?Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!p=h+40 .75p+1.35h=292.50 .75(h+40)+1.35h=292.50 .75h+30+1.35h=292.50 2.1h=292.50-30 2.1h=262.5 h=262.5/2.1125 h=125 hamburgers were sold. p=125+40=165 pieces of pizza were sold. Proof: .75*165+1.35*125=292.50 123.75+168.75=292.50 292.50=292.50