Posted by **mindy** on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 7:06pm.

a merchant wants to stock the shelves with 100 Ibs. of a mixed nuts that cost $8.00 a Ibs. the merchant has cashews and peanuts. peanuts cost $6.00 a Ibs. and cashews cost $12.00 a Ibs. how many Ibs. of each should the merchant use in the mixture?

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