Posted by Bella on Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 6:20pm.
Candy worth $2.45 per pound is mixed with candy worth $2.30 per pound.How much of each kind of candy must be used to have 30 pounds of a mixture worth $2.35 per pound?

Algebra 1  Henry, Thursday, June 30, 2011 at 4:56pm
X lbs @ $2.45/lb.
(30X)lbs @ $2.30/lb.
2.45X + 2.30(30  X) = $2.35*30,
2.45X + 69  2.30X = 70.5,
0.15X = 70.5  69 = 1.5,
X = 10lbs. @ $2.45/lb.
30  X = 30  10 = 20lbs @ $2.30/lb.

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