# A corner store sells two kinds of baked goods: cakes and pies. A cake costs $14 and a pie costs $8. In one day, the store sold 12 baked goods for a total of $144. How many cakes did they sell?

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Jun 11, 2018

**number of cakes were sold.**

#### Explanation:

Out of

be

Total sell was

Therefore,

Jun 11, 2018

#### Explanation:

You can use two variables.

Let the number of cakes be

If

Using the price of each we can write the equation:

Check: