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Posted by **lisa** on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 12:32pm.

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**Steve**, Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 2:27pmthe cost of a pound of pecans is p, so

(2/3)c + (1/3)(3c) = 0.40

5/3 c = .40

c = .24

so, cashes cost $0.24/lb

pecans cost $0.72/lb

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