An art dealer sold two artworks at $1520 thereby making a profit of 25% on the first work and 10% on the second, where as if he had approached any exhibition he would have sold them together for $1535 with a profit of 10% on the first and 25% on the second. Find the actual cost of each artwork.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:55 pm ad1c9bdddf
<br>So we get:
<br>1.25x + 1.1y = 1520....eqn 1
<br>1.1x + 1.25y = ...
The solution discusses the application of linear equations.