Posted by **scott** on Friday, March 30, 2012 at 10:48pm.

an investor invested a total of 1,600 in 2 mutual funds.One fund earned a 6% profit while the other earned a 2% profit. If the investors profit was $56, how much was invested in each mutual fund.

amount invested in mutual fund that earned 6% was___

amount invested in fund that earned 2% was

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**Reiny**, Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 7:54am
6% account ---- x

2% account ---- 1600-x

.06x + .02(1600-x) = 56

.06x + 32 - .02x = 56

.04x = 24

x = 24/.04 = 600

$600 at 6% and $1000 at 2%

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**anna**, Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 1:05pm
An investor invested a total of of $2500 in two mutual funds. One fund earned a 7% profit while the other earned a 4% profit. If the investor's total profit was $14, how much was invested in each mutual fund?

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**Nixie**, Friday, September 28, 2012 at 8:43pm
An investor invested a total of $2000 in two mutual funds. One fund earned 9% profit while the other earned a 6% profit. If the investor's total profit was $129, how much was invested in each mutual fund?

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