Sunday
March 29, 2015

Homework Help: College Algebra

Posted by Jrich on Friday, August 26, 2011 at 9:12am.

A merchant blends tea that sells for $5.45 a pound with tea that sells for $2.45 a pound to produce 80 lb of a mixture that sells for $3.95 a pound. How many pounds of each type of tea does the merchant use in the blend?
lb (at $5.45/lb)
lb (at $2.45/lb)

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

math - A merchant blends tea that sells for $4.40 a pound with tea that sells ...
Math Word Problem - Need a formula for this math problem. Help!? Relinda owns a ...
intermediate algebra - Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for $6.50 per pound and ...
algebra - Wild rice sells for $6 pound, and plain rice sells for $1 per pound. A...
Algebra II - Bolivian coffee sells for $4.59 per pound, and Columbian coffee ...
Algebra - Mixed nuts. Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for $6.50 per pound and ...
College Algebra - A seed company sells two grades of grass seed. A 100-pound bag...
Math - A grocery store wants to make a mixture of nuts consisting of cashews and...
algebra - how many pounds of cashew nuts that sell for 2.00 a pund should be ...
algebra - The manager of a bulk foods establishment sells a trail mix for $6 per...

Members