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Please Help!!Mrs. Curtis wants to buy online tickets for a concert. Two options are given here.Option 1: $53 for each ticket plus a shipping fee of $10Option 2: $55 for each ticket and free shippingWhat is a system of equations to represent the costs of the tickets?Express your equations in the form of y=mx+b where x is the number of tickets purchased and y is the total cost.

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Answer:system of equations are y=53x + 10, y=55xStep-by-step explanation:y=mx+b where x is the number of tickets purchased and y is the total cost.We need to frame the equation for each optionOption 1: $53 for each ticket plus a shipping fee of $101 ticket cost = 53So x tickets cost = 53xshipping fee = $10 so b= 10So equation becomes y=53x + 10Option 2: $55 for each ticket and free shipping1 ticket cost = 55So x tickets cost = 55xshipping fee =0 so b= 0So equation becomes y=55x