Question

15% of the tickets were reserved seats that sold for $35 each. What was the total amount in sales for the$35 tickets?

1. hongcuc2
Total amount earned from the sale of 45$reserved seats= 56,250$
Total amount accruing from the sale of 35$seats= 26,250$
Total seats sold as general = 3000 seats
Total amount accruing from sale of general admission seats= 60,000$Total amount garnered from sale of all the tickets= 1,42,500$
Step-by-step explanation:
Total number of seats available at the auditorium- 5000
A. 25% tickets= reserved seats
Total number of seats= 25*5000/100=1250 tickets
Cost of each seat- 45$Total amount earned from the sale of reserved seats= 56,250$
B. 15% of the seat reserved at 35$each Total number of such seats reserved= 15*5000/100=750 seats Total amount accruing from the sale of such seats= 26,250$
C. The remainder of the seats were sold as general seats
Total seats sold as general= 5000-(1250+750) = 3000 seats
D. Cost of each general admission= 20$Total amount accruing from sale of general admission seats= Total seats*price of each = 3000*20$= 60,000$E. Total amount garnered from sale of all the tickets= 60,000$ + 56,250$+ 26250$
=1,42,500\$