# A local theater has floor seating, balcony seating, and box seating. If the theater contains 2,500 seats with 425 seats in the balcony and 215 box seats, how many seats are on the floor?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 1, 2017

There are 1,860 floor seats.

#### Explanation:

The formula for the seating in a theater can be written as:

Where:

Substitute and solve for