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    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.

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    <br>So we get:
    <br>1.25x + 1.1y = 1520....eqn 1
    <br>1.1x + 1.25y = ...

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    The solution discusses the application of linear equations.