Tuesday

September 23, 2014

September 23, 2014

Posted by **jamie lynn** on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 8:40pm.

- math -
**Reiny**, Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 11:07pmamount invested at 8% --- x

amount invested at 10% -- 3000-x

.08x + .10(3000-x) = 290

.08x + 300 - .1x = 290

-.02x = -10

x = -10/-.02 = 500

so $500 invested at 8% and 2500 invested at 10%

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math - 1. Investment. Part of $25,000 is invested at 10 percent, another part is...

algebra - Could you please answer this? Investment. Part of $25,000 is invested ...

business - Belinda had $20,000 to invest. She invested part of it at 10% and the...

Algebra - Belinda had $50,000 to invest. She invested part of it at 10% and the ...

Math - Heather has divided $8000 between two investments, one paying 8% and the ...

math - Ed has $15,000 invested in stocks paying 8%. How much additional money ...

College Math - Ed Moura has $29,000 invested in stocks paying 5%. How much ...

linear equation - A financial advisor is about to build an investment portfolio ...

algebra 2 - Lisa Chen invested $24,000, part at 8% and the rest at 7.2%. How ...

algebra 2 - Lisa Chen invested $24,000, part at 8% and the rest at 7.2%. How ...