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Write an equation or system of equations and solve the problem below.

The French club sold rose bouquets and chocolate hearts for Valentine’s Day. The roses sold for $5 and the hearts sold for $3. The number of bouquets sold was 15 more than the number of hearts sold. If the club collected a total of $339, how many of each gift was sold? Homework Help ✎

5*b* + 3*h* = 339

*b* = *h* + 15

48 bouquets and 33 hearts