# SOLUTION: On a train excursion trip, the adult fare was \$12.00 and the child's fare was \$6.00. The number of passengers was 400, an the total revenue for the trip was \$4020. How many adults

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Money Word Problems Question 465279: On a train excursion trip, the adult fare was \$12.00 and the child's fare was \$6.00. The number of passengers was 400, an the total revenue for the trip was \$4020. How many adults were there on the train?Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi, Let x and (400-x) represent the number of adult and youth tickets respectively Question states*** \$12x + \$6(400-x)= \$4020 6x = 1620 x = 270,number of adult tickets. 130 the number of child fares (400-270) CHECKING our Answer*** \$12*270 + \$6*130 = \$4020 ```