2006 AMC 12A Problems/Problem 1

The following problem is from both the 2006 AMC 12A #1 and 2006 AMC 10A #1, so both problems redirect to this page.

Problem

Sandwiches at Joe's Fast Food cost $$3$ each and sodas cost $$2$ each. How many dollars will it cost to purchase $5$ sandwiches and $8$ sodas?

$\mathrm{(A)}\ 31\qquad\mathrm{(B)}\ 32\qquad\mathrm{(C)}\ 33\qquad\mathrm{(D)}\ 34\qquad\mathrm{(E)}\ 35$

Solution

The $5$ sandwiches cost $5\cdot 3=15$ dollars. The $8$ sodas cost $8\cdot 2=16$ dollars. In total, the purchase costs $15+16=31$ dollars. The answer is $\mathrm{(A)}$.

See also

2006 AMC 12A (ProblemsAnswer KeyResources)
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2006 AMC 10A (ProblemsAnswer KeyResources)
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