# SOLUTION: U.S senate has 100 members. After a certain election there were 10 mmore democrates than republicans with no other parties represented. how many members of each party were in the s

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 Question 467421: U.S senate has 100 members. After a certain election there were 10 mmore democrates than republicans with no other parties represented. how many members of each party were in the senate?Answer by stanbon(57246)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!U.S senate has 100 members. After a certain election there were 10 more democrates than republicans with no other parties represented. how many members of each party were in the senate? --- let the number of republicans be "x" Then the number of democrats is "x+10" ---- Equation: x + x+10 = 100 2x = 90 x = 45 (# of republicans x+10 = 55 (# of democrats) ============================== cheers, Stan H. =============