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Posted by **Lyri** on Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 10:56pm.

So far I have, this:

6.50x + 8 (50 - x) = 7.50 (50)

6.50x + 400 - 8x = 375

-1.50x + 400 = 375

-1.50x = 25

x = 25/=1.50

x = 20 pounds of pistachios

so

50 - x = 50 - 20 = 30 pounds of almonds.

Can anyone help to let me know if I got his correct or not or please tell me where I went wrong. Math is not one of my strongest subjects and any help would be great....

- Intermediate Algebra(Math) -
**Jen**, Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 10:58pmYour first row should be:

6.5x + 8(50-x) = 7.4(50)

- Intermediate Algebra(Math) -
**Anonymous**, Monday, October 1, 2012 at 3:30pmx=20

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