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Craftsmen install 500 sq ft of ceramic tile and 100 sq ft of vinyl tile in one day. An apprentice installs 100 sq ft of ceramic tile and 200 sq ft of vinyl tile in one day. The firm has a job that requires 2000 sq ft of ceramic tile and 1600 sq ft of vinyl tile. Tessa pays craftsmen $200 per day and apprentices $120 per day. How many Craftsman and apprentices should she employ to minimize costs?

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