# math

a company bought 50lb of kona beans at \$34.95 per lb. and plans to mix these with colombian beans at \$7.99 per lb. wholesale. If they want the blend to be \$11.95 per lb, how many lbs of colombian beans should they buy?

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. 👁
1. i believe the answer is 290.4 pounds? if someone would like to back me up on this answer thatd be great

1. 👍
2. 👎

## Similar Questions

1. ### Math

A phone company offers two monthly plans. Plan A costs \$18 plus an additional \$0.10 for each minute of calls. Plan B costs \$22 plus an additional \$0.08 for each minute of calls. For what amount of calling do the two plans cost the

Bruce bought four packages of cornbread mix that each weighs x pounds. He also bought a package of biscuit mix that weighs pounds more than one package of cornbread mix. If the total weight of the items that Bruce bought is 31

3. ### Math

An electronics company has 450 employees. The company plans to increase its staff by 30%. How many new employees will the company hire?

4. ### Algebra 2

a company plans to sell embroidered hats for \$15. the company's financial planner estimates that the cost, y, of manufacturing the hats is a quadratic function with a y-intercept of 7,920 and a vertex of (150, 9,000). what is the

1. ### math

A coffee mixture has beans that sell for \$0.72 a pound and beans that sell for \$0.52. If 110 pounds of beans create a mixture worth \$0.74 a pound, how much of each bean is used? Model the scenario then solve it. Then, in two or

2. ### operation planning

A gourmet coffee shop in downtown SF is open 250 days a year and sells an average of 80 pounds of Kona Coffee beans a day. it purchase coffee beans for \$20.00 per pound. ordering (fixed cost = \$16 per order), beans are always

3. ### math

Results of a survey of fifty students indicate that 30 like red jelly beans, 29 like green jelly beans, and 17 like both red and green jelly beans. How many of the students surveyed like no green jelly beans?

4. ### Math

A company did a quality check on all the packs of trail mix it manufactured. Each pack of trail mix is targeted to weigh 9.25 oz. A pack must weigh within 0.23 oz of the target weight to be accepted. What is the range of rejected

1. ### Math

In a bag of 400 jelly beans, 25% of the jelly beans are red in color. If you randomly pick a jelly bean from the bag, what is the probability that the jelly bean picked is NOT one of red jelly beans?

2. ### math

Steven is moving to another city next weekend and wants to rent a moving truck. The rental rates for two companies in his area are shown below. Each company charges an initial fee for renting the truck, plus an additional amount

3. ### Math

A phone company offers two monthly plans. Plan A costs \$11 plus an additional \$0.18 for each minute of calls. Plan B costs \$18 plus an additional \$0.13 for each minute of calls. For what amount of calling for the two plans cost

4. ### Math

Doreen plans to use three more tablespoons of limeade mix today than what she used yesterday to make the same of amount of limeade drink. What is true about today’s limeade drink? A. The mix will have a stronger tasting limeade