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**simoonlu** Hello All! I have two word problems and I have no idea how to solve. Would be helpful if you could show steps and explain.

1. Three cans of tuna fish and four cans of corned beef costs $12.50. However, six cans of tuna fish and three cans of corned beef cot $15. How much does each type of can cost individually?

3.A school raised funds for its sports teams by selling tickets for a play. A ticket cost $5.75 for adults and $2.25 for students. If there were five times as many adults at the play than students and ticket sales raised $2480, how many adult and student tickers were sold?