Merissa and mykuria are planning a trip to Orlando to celebrate graduation. They want to buy a three-day ticket to their favorite but the also need to find a place to stay during their trip. the theme park, which costs $299 per person but they also need to find a place to stay during their trip. They found a beautiful vacation rental in Orlando that has room for a number of guests and costs a total of $872.50. If Marissa and Mykuria are able to fill the room up to its maximum capacity with their friends, the price that each person would have to pay for the entire trip would be 361.25.

1. define a variable to represent the unknown.

2 write an expression for the 3-day ticket rate per person plus the total rental cost.

3 Write another expression for the total amount paid per person for the trip, assuming Marissa and mykuria are able to get enough friends to come on the trip so that the vacation rental house will be at maximum capacity.