# Papa's Pizza offers a party $4 per child with a $40 fee for the cake and playground supervisor. How do you write and solve an inequality that shows the number of children who can attend on a $76 budget?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 3, 2015

#### Answer:

The maximum number of children, for which the cost is

#### Explanation:

Let's look how much does the party cost for some numbers of children:

- For 1 child the price would be
#40+4=44# - For 2 children
#40+8=48# - For
#n# children#40+4n#

The formula in point 3. is a general formula to calculate cost of the party for

We have to calculate how many children can take part in a party for $76. So we have to solve inequality: