# Students can buy tickets to a basketball game for $2.00. The admission for nonstudents is $3.00. If 340 tickets are sold and the total receipts are $740, how many student tickets are sold?

##### 2 Answers

370

#### Explanation:

#### Explanation:

There are two different prices for tickets:

Students pay

Let the number of students be

Let the number of other people be

The money paid by all the students is

The money paid by all the others is

We can make two equations:

One for the total number of people:

One for the total amount of money

Solve them for

If

There were

Check:

Total