# algebra 1

The owner of the Fancy Food Shoppe wants to mix cashews selling at \$8.00/kg and pecans selling at \$7.00/kg. How many kg of each kind of nut should be mixed to get 8 kg worth \$7.25/kg?

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1. Cashew she are 2kg and pecans are 6kg

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