Algebra
posted by Valeria .
The Nutty Professor sells cashews for $6.75 per pound and Brazil nuts for $5.00 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 50lb mixture that sells for $5.70 per pound?
c = lbs of cashews
b = lbs of brazil nuts
Are these the right equations?
b + c = 50
6.75b + 5c = 5.70
Thanks,
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