Math question plz help!?

The cost of four scarves and six hats is $52. The cost of two hats is $1 more than the cost of one scarf. What are the costs of one scarf and one hat?

A. $6, $5

B. $7; $4

C. $8, $3

D. $9, $2

1 Answer

  • 4s + 6h = 52

    2h – 1 = s

    4(2h – 1) + 6h = 52

    8h – 4 + 6h = 52

    14h = 56

    h = 4

    2h – 1 = s

    2 * 4 – 1 = s

    8 – 1 = s

    s = 7

    B

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