# At an ice cream parlor, ice cream cones cost $1.10 and sundaes cost $2.35. One day, the receipts for a total of 172 cones and sundaes were $294.20. How many cones were sold?

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88 ice cream cones and 84 sundaes

#### Explanation:

Let me assign i for number of ice cream cones sold.

Number of sundaes sold is

Now put this into equation:

i is the number of ice cream cones sold.

**number of ice cream cones were sold **

#### Explanation:

Let the number of ice cream cones sold were

of sundaes sold were

and one sundaes costs