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January 31, 2015

Posted by **alex** on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 8:35pm.

- Algebra -
**Steve**, Friday, July 4, 2014 at 5:01amwrite down the data. If there are x footballs and y baseballs, then we have

p = 6x + 5.5y

35 <= x <= 45

40 <= y <= 55

x+y <= 80

we want to maximize p. Using your favorite linear optimization calculator, you find that

x=40

y=50

profit = 460

- Algebra -
**Steve**, Friday, July 4, 2014 at 5:01amdang typo: y=40

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