# SOLUTION: A man buys some shirts and some ties. The shirts cost \$7 each and the ties cost \$3 each. If the man spends exactly \$81 and buys the maximum number of shirts possible under these co

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Miscellaneous Word Problems Question 255271: A man buys some shirts and some ties. The shirts cost \$7 each and the ties cost \$3 each. If the man spends exactly \$81 and buys the maximum number of shirts possible under these conditions, what is the total number of items he bought? Answer by richwmiller(9143)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!7s+3t=31 7*9+3*6=81 9sirts +6 ties =15 items