# SOLUTION: There were 284 tickets sold for a basketball game. The activity cardholder's ticket cost \$1.25 and the non cardholders' tickets cost \$2.25. The total amount of money collected was

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Money Word Problems Question 341368: There were 284 tickets sold for a basketball game. The activity cardholder's ticket cost \$1.25 and the non cardholders' tickets cost \$2.25. The total amount of money collected was \$521. How many of each kind of ticket were sold? How many activity cardholders ticket were sold? How many non-cardholders ticket were sold?Found 2 solutions by mananth, rfer:Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let x be the number of activity cardholder's tickets sold at \$1.25 non - 284-x tickets \$2.25 Total revene = \$521 .. 1,25x+(284-x)*2.25 = 521 1.25x + 639-2.25x=521 -x= -639-521 x= 118 activity cardholder's tickets 284-118= 166 non activity cardholder's tickets Answer by rfer(12657)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!c+n=284 c=284-n 1.25c+2.25n=521 1.25(284-n)+2.25n=521 355-1.25n+2.25n=521 n=166 c=284-166 c=118 ----------------- 1.25*118+2.25*166=521 147.50+373.50=521