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Question 1: 3 apples and 6 bananas cost £0.93 altogether. The total cost of 7 apples and 2 bananas is £1.09. Calculate the cost of an apple and a banana. |

Question 2: A wallet contains £270 consisting only of £5 and £20 bank notes. If there are 27 notes in the wallet altogether, how many notes of each denomination are there? |

Question 3: A taxi firm charges a fixed amount per journey plus a cost for each mile travelled. A journey of 4 miles costs £15.50. A journey of 8 miles costs £27.90. How much would a journey of 5 miles cost? |

Question 4: A theme park sells Adult tickets for £42 and Child tickets for £30. In one hour the theme park sells 7 tickets for a combined sales total of £258. Calculate how many Adult and Child tickets were sold. |

Question 5: Rectangle A has a perimeter of 70cm. Rectangle B has a perimeter of 38cm with 4 times the length and one third the width of rectangle A. Calculate the area of each rectangle. |

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Question 1: A apple costs 13p and a banana costs 9p |

Question 2: The wallet contains 18 £5 bank notes and 9 £20 bank notes. |

Question 3: A journey of 5 miles costs £18.60 |

Question 4: 4 Adult tickets and 3 Child tickets were sold |

Question 5: Rectangle A has an area of 66cm ^{2} and rectangle B has an area of 88cm ^{2} |

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