# SOLUTION: Allen makes and sells wind chimes. He Makes two types, a small one that sells for \$8 and a larger that sells for \$20. At a craft show he sells 30 units, and his total receipts were

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 Question 668829: Allen makes and sells wind chimes. He Makes two types, a small one that sells for \$8 and a larger that sells for \$20. At a craft show he sells 30 units, and his total receipts were \$492. How many of each type did he sell?Answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Establish variables x = \$8 chime y = \$20 chime ... Given x+y = 30 8x+20y=492 ... 8(30-y) + 20y = 492 240 - 8y + 20y = 492 12y = 252 \$20 chimes ... x = 30 - 21 = \$8 chimes ..................... Delighted to help. -Reading Boosters Wanting for others what we want for ourselves. www.MyHomeworkAnswers.com