# Problem of the Week Problem D Sale Boats

Harold, a marina manager, purchased two boats. He then sold the boats, the first at a profit of $$40\%$$ and the second at a profit of $$60\%$$. The total profit on the sale of the two boats was $$54\%$$ and $$\88\,704$$ was the total selling price of the two boats.

What did Harold originally pay for each of the two boats?