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Elainamarie2000
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The manager at an ice cream shop keeps track of the number of deluxe cones and regular cones sold each day and the total money received. On Saturday, a total of 95 cones were sold, and the money collected was $628 . If deluxe cones are sold for $8 and regular cones are sold for $5 , how many deluxe cones and regular cones were sold?

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latinaberryhill

d + r = 95.....d = 95 - r 8d + 5r = 628 8(95 - r) + 5r = 628 760 - 8r + 5r = 628 -8r + 5r = 628 - 760 -3r = -132 r = -132/-3 r = 44 <== regular cones d + r = 95 d + 44 = 95 d = 95 - 44 d = 51 <== deluxe cones

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