Tuesday

July 29, 2014

July 29, 2014

Posted by **Diana** on Friday, February 18, 2011 at 8:22am.

- Math -
**MathMate**, Friday, February 18, 2011 at 10:55amHere we have

L=Size of large packs, L∈ℕ

S=Size of small packs, S∈ℕ

with the conditions

1. L>S

2. 17L+5S=234

The integer solutions to L are:

L=2 =>S=(234-2*17)/5=40

L=7 =>S=(234-7*17)/5=23

L=12 =>S=(234-12*17)/5=6

So make your choice according to the constraints from the following:

(2,40),(7,23),(12,6)

**Related Questions**

algebra - Marcella and Rupert bought party stuff. Marcella bought 3 packs of ...

algebra - Kiesha buys pens and notepads. Pens come in packs of 10. What is the ...

Math - Find the number of each kind of object in the collection. Sue's Card ...

Math - Find the number of each kind of object in the collection. Sue's Card ...

Math - Kamal bought 7 packs of paper clips for a project. Then he bought 8 more ...

math - A supply company sells packs of paper by the box. Each box contains the ...

algebra - the office manager of a small office ordered 120 packs of printer ...

math - Max is having a party with 38 people. He wants enough cupcakes to feed ...

math - belle bought packages of beads for her project. ben bought twice as many ...

math - belle bought packages of beads for her project.ben bought twice as many ...