# A group of 48 people visits a museum. There were twice as many children as adults in the group. How do you write a system of equations you could solve to find the number of adults (a) and the number of children (c) in the group?

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Apr 17, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

There are twice as many children as adults, so

Plugging the first equation into the second,

Plugging this into either equation gives