# Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for \$6.50 per pound and almonds for \$8.00 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 50lb mixture that sells for \$7.40 per pound?

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1. ### intermediate algebra

Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for \$6.50 per pound and almonds for \$8.00 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 50lb mixture that sells for \$7.40 per pound?
2. ### Algebra

Mixed nuts. Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for \$6.50 per pound and almonds for \$8.00 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 50-lb mixture that sells for \$7.40 per pound?
3. ### Intermediate Algebra (Math)

Mixed nuts. Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for \$6.50 per pound and almonds for \$8.00 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 50-lb mixture that sells for \$7.40 per pound? So far I have, this: 6.50x + 8 (50 - x) = 7.40 (50) 6.50x + 400 - 8x = 370 -1.50x + ...
4. ### Intermediate Algebra(Math)

Mixed nuts. Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for \$6.50 per pound and almonds for \$8.00 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 50-lb mixture that sells for \$7.40 per pound? So far I have, this: 6.50x + 8 (50 - x) = 7.50 (50) 6.50x + 400 - 8x = 375 -1.50x + ...
5. ### How to solve algebra word problems

Pecans sells for \$3.50 a pound. Almonds sells for \$5 pound. How many pounds of each should be used to make 15 pounds of mixture that sells for \$4 a pound?
6. ### Algebra

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 50-lb 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 + ...
7. ### Algebra

A grocery store makes a 20-pound mixture of almonds and cashew nuts. The store charges \$4 per pound for almonds and \$5.50 per pound for cashews. The total value of the mixture is \$92. Write a system to find how many pounds of each type of nut are in the mixture.
8. ### math

The Nuthouse offers a mixture of soy nuts and almonds. Almonds sell for \$7 per pound and soy nuts sell for \$5.50 per pound. The Nuthouse will make 20 pounds of the mixed nuts and sell the mixture for \$5.95 per pound. The following equations represent the problem of keeping the...
9. ### Pre-cal

Define your variables, write a system of equations, use your calculator to solve the system of equations and answer the problem. A grocer sells milk chocolate at \$2.90 per pound, dark chocolate at \$4.40 per pound, and dark chocolate with almonds at \$5.50 per pound. He wants to...
10. ### algebra

how many pounds of cashew nuts that sell for 2.00 a pund should be mixed with peanuts, which sell for 80 cents a pound to make a 10 pound mixture that sells for 1.28 a pound
11. ### College Algebra

Macario is making 17 pounds of nut mixture with macadamia nuts and almonds. Macadamia nuts cost \$9 per pound and almonds cost \$5.75 per pound. How many pounds of almonds should Macario use for the mixture to cost \$127.00 per pound to make.
12. ### Math

A grocery store wants to make a mixture of nuts consisting of cashews and pecans. The cashews sell for \$4 per pound while the pecans sell for \$10 a pound. How many pounds of each nut must be mixed to produce a 6 pound mixture that sells for \$8 per pound.
13. ### College Algebra

A gift store is making a mixture of almonds, pecans, and peanuts, which sells for \$4.50 per pound, \$3 per pound, and \$4 per pound, respectively. The storekeeper wants to make 50 pounds of mix to sell at \$4.38 per pound. The number of pounds of peanuts is to be three times the ...
14. ### Algebra 2

yolanda sells two grades of dog food. type a sells for 75 cents per pound and type b sells for 52 cents per pound. how many pounds of each must be used to produce 600 pounds of mixture selling for 60 cents per pound?
15. ### College Algebra

Macario is making 14 pounds of nut mixture with macadamia nuts and almonds. Macadamia nuts cost \$8 per pound and almonds cost\$4.75 per pound. How many pounds of almonds should Macario use for the mixture to cost \$95.75 per pound to make.
16. ### algebra

walnuts that sell for \$3 a pound and macadamia nuts that sell for \$4 per pound are mixed to create 50 pounds of mixture that sells for \$4 per pound. HOw many pounds of each type of nut are needed?
17. ### algebra

Wild rice sells for \$6 pound, and plain rice sells for \$1 per pound. A grocer wants 10 pounds if the mixture to sell for \$2 per pound. How much of each type should he used?
18. ### College Algebra

A merchant blends tea that sells for \$5.45 a pound with tea that sells for \$2.45 a pound to produce 80 lb of a mixture that sells for \$3.95 a pound. How many pounds of each type of tea does the merchant use in the blend? lb (at \$5.45/lb) lb (at \$2.45/lb)
19. ### math

A merchant blends tea that sells for \$4.40 a pound with tea that sells for \$2.30 a pound to produce 120 lb of a mixture that sells for \$3.00 a pound. How many pounds of each type of tea does the merchant use in the blend?
20. ### Algebra

A merchant blends tea that sells for \$5.00 a pound with tea that sells for \$3.00 a pound to produce 80 lb of a mixture that sells for \$3.75 a pound. How many pounds of each type of tea does the merchant use in the blend?
21. ### pre-calculus

Almonds cost fiver per pound and cashews cost nine per pound. How many pounds of almonds should be mixed with the cashews to make 10 pounds of a mix that sells for eight dollars per pound?
22. ### algebra

The manager of a bulk foods establishment sells a trail mix for \$6 per pound and premium cashews for \$13 per pound. The manager wishes to make a 315-pound mixture that will sell for \$8 per pound. How many pounds of each should be used?
23. ### Word Problems

The manager has one type of coffee that sells for \$5 per pound and another type that sells for \$11 per pound. The manager wishes to mix 90 pounds of the \$11 coffee to get a mixture that will sell for \$10 per pound. How many pounds of \$5 coffee should be used?
24. ### algebra

A store sells mixtures of almonds and cashews for \$6.50 per pound. Peanuts sell for \$2.95 per pound and cashews sell for \$7.95. How many pounds of each should be used to make 80 pounds of this mixture?
25. ### finitemath

a store sells cashews for \$5.00 per pound and peanuts for \$1.50 per pound. the manager decides to mix 30 pounds of peanuts with some cashews and sell the mixture for \$3.00 per pound. how many pounds of cashews should be mixed with the peanuts so that the mixture will produce ...
26. ### Math

The Coffee Counter charges ​\$11.00 per pound for Kenyan French Roast coffee and ​\$15.00 per pound for Sumatran coffee. How much of each type should be used to make aa 24 pound blend that sells for ​\$13.00 per​ pound?
27. ### Algebra II

Bolivian coffee sells for \$4.59 per pound, and Columbian coffee sells for \$5.95 per pound. How many pounds of each coffee should be mixed to produce 4000 pounds of a mixture that will be sold for \$5.10 per pound? I think this is a system of equations but I'm not sure. If so, ...
28. ### math

A 4-pound box of rice, which is a mixture of white rice and wild rice, sells for \$1.80 per pound. White rice sells for \$0.75 per pound. Wild rice sells for \$2.25 per pound. How many pounds of white rice are in the mixture? -White rice = W Wild ride= S S+W=1.80 0.75w+2.25s=7.2 ...
29. ### Algebra

Here's my question: Deep Thought Granola is 25% nuts and dried fruit. Oat Dream Granola is 10% nuts and dried fruit. How much of Deep Thought and how much of Oat Dream should be mixed to form a 20-lb batch of granola that is 19% nuts and dried fruit? Here is a past question ...
30. ### Algebra

pecans priced at \$5.85 per pound are mixed with almonds priced at \$4.93 per pound to make a 40 pound mixture that will sell for \$5.62 per pound. How many pounds of pecans and how many pounds of almonds must be used for this mixture?
31. ### college algebra

A store sells cashews for \$5.00 per pound and peanuts for \$1.50 per pound. The manager decides to mix 30 pounds of peanuts with some cashews and sell the mixture for \$3.00 per pound. How many pounds of cashews should be mixed with the peanuts so that the mixture will produce ...
32. ### math

Walnuts sell for \$10 per pound and pecans for \$18 per pound. How much of each type of nut would produce 40 pounds of a mix that sells for \$15 per pound?
33. ### math

How many pounds of a \$1.20 per pound nut mixture must be mixed with two pounds of a 90 cents per pound mixture to produce a mixture that sells for \$1.00 per pound? with explanation
34. ### pre algebra

matthew mixes pretzels that sell for \$1.50 a pound with cereal that sells for \$3.00 per pound. he wants to make 12 pounds of mixture to sell for \$2.00 a pound. how many pounds of each should he use?
35. ### math

How many pounds of mixed nuts selling for \$4.50 a pound should be mixed with 20 lbs of dried fruit selling for \$5.50 a pound to obtain a trail mix that sells for \$5 a pound?
36. ### College Algebra

A seed company sells two grades of grass seed. A 100-pound bag of a mixture of rye and bluegrass sells for \$245 and a 100-pound bag of bluegrass sells for \$347. How many bags of each are sold in a week when the receipts for 19 bags are \$5,369?
37. ### Math

Shannon bought 9 pounds of almonds for a total cost of \$27. The cost per pound of cashews is 70% more than the cost of almonds. Shannon bought enough cashews that when she mixed them with the almonds the cost was \$4.00 per pound. What percent of the mixture by weight was ...
38. ### Math Word Problem

Need a formula for this math problem. Help!? Relinda owns a tea shop and is creating a new mix of tea for her customers. She is using a standard black tea that sells for \$7 per pound and a special orange flavor that sells for \$11 per pound. She is planning to make a 40 pound ...
39. ### Math

. Mark pays \$4.68 for 0.72 of a pound of almonds. Based on this cost ratio, which statement is true? A. Mark pays a rate of \$3.37 per pound of almonds. B. Mark pays a rate of \$3.96 per pound of almonds. C. Mark pays a rate of \$5.40 per pound of almonds. D. Mark pays a rate of...
40. ### math

A store manager wishes to reduce the price of her fresh ground coffee by mixing two grades. If she has 50 pounds of coffee which sells for \$1.20 per pound, how much coffee worth 80 cents per pound must she mix with it so that she can sell the final mixture for \$1.00 per pound?
41. ### Math - Algebra (Dry Mix)

A candy store sells almonds for \$18 per kilogram and peanuts for \$8 per kilogram. If it sells 20 kilograms of mixed nuts for \$10 per kilogram, how many kilograms of almonds are in the mixed nuts?
42. ### Maths

Hi this is math How many pounds of mixed nuts selling for 4.75 dollars per pound (lb, not money) should be mixed with 10 pounds of dried fruit selling for 5.50 dollars per pound to obtain a trail mix that sells for 4.95 per pound? I find these really hard
43. ### Algebra 2

Given: 11-pound mixture of peanuts, almonds, and raisins Cost: peanuts - 1.5 per pound almonds - 3 per pound raisins - 1.5 per pound mixture: twice as many peanuts as almond; total cost of mixture is 21. a + p + r = 11 lbs a + 2a + r = 11 lbs 3a + r = 11 r = 11 - 3a 1.5(2a) + ...
44. ### Math

A nursery sells Kentucky Blue Grass seed for \$5.75 per pound and Tall Fescue seed for\$4.50 per pound. The nursery sells a mixture of the two kinds of seed for\$5.25 per pound. Let k represent the amount of Kentucky Blue Grass seed the nursery uses in 5 pounds of the mixture. ...
45. ### algebra

The coffee counter charges \$9.00 per pound for Kenyan French Roast coffee and \$8.00 per pound for Sumatran coffee. How much of each type should be used to make a 20-lb blend that sells for \$8.40 per pound? Answer: Kenyan-8 lb; Sumatran-12 lb. Can someone help me with how they ...
46. ### Algebra

A store mixes red fescue worth \$10 per pound and ryegrass worth \$13 per pound. The mixture is to sell for \$12 per pound. Find how much of each should be used to make a 120 pound mixture.
47. ### algebra

The vendor of a coffee cart mixes coffee beans that cost \$8 per pound with coffee beans that cost \$4 per pound. How many pounds of each sould be used to make a 60-pound blend that sells for \$5.25 per pound?
48. ### math

A store mixes peanuts worth \$10 per pound and biscuit worth \$13 per pound. The mixture is to sell for \$12 per pound. Find how much of each should be used to make a 432 pound mixture.
49. ### algebra

bill blends 5/4 pound of peanuts that sell for \$2.50 per pound with 3/4 pound of walnuts that sell for \$5.50 per pound. What should be their price per pound of the mixed nuts? Round your answer to the decimal places
50. ### Trigonometry

Peanuts cost \$3 per pound, almonds \$4 per pound, and cashews \$8 per pound. How many pounds of each should be mixed to produce 140 pounds of a nut assortment that cost \$6 per pound, in which there are twice as many peanuts as almonds?
51. ### Algebra

The vendor of a coffee cart mixes coffee beans that cost \$7 per pound with coffee beans that cost \$5 per pound. How many pounds of each should be used to make a 50-pound blend that sells for \$5.79 per pound?
52. ### algebra

Calvin mixes candy that sells for \$2.00 per pound with candy that costs \$3.60 per pound to make 50 pounds of cancdy selling for \$2.16 per pound. How many pounds of each kind of candy did he use in the mix? I cannot figure out the other equation. 2x+3.60y=50 Please explain
53. ### MATHS

A store sells almonds for \$16 per kilo and peanuts for \$6 per kilo. If it sells 20 kilos of mixed nuts for \$13 per kilo, how many kilos of almonds are in the mixed nuts?

A farmer grows 196 pounds of potatoes.He sells them to a grocery who divides them into 5 pound and 2 pound bags.If the grocery uses the same number of 5 pound and 2 pound bags,how many bags of each did he use?
55. ### Math

A nursery sells Kentucky Blue Grass seed for \$5.75 per pound and Tall Fescue seed for\$4.50 per pound. The nursery sells a mixture of the two kinds of seed for\$5.25 per pound. Let k represent the amount of Kentucky Blue Grass seed the nursery uses in 5 pounds of the mixture. ...
56. ### math 114

A store mixes Kentucky bluegrass worth \$11 per pound and ryegrass worth \$14 per pound. The mixture is to sell for \$13 per pound. Find out how much of each should be used to make a 588 pound mixture. How many pounds of the Kentucky bluegrass should be in the mixture?
57. ### Algebra

A coffee distributor needs to mix a(n) House coffee blend that normally sells for \$8.40 per pound with a Mexican Shade Grown coffee blend that normally sells for \$14.70 per pound to create 70 pounds of a coffee that can sell for \$14.61 per pound. How many pounds of each kind ...
58. ### Math

A nursery sells Kentucky Blue Grass seed for \$5.75 per pound and Tall Fescue seed for\$4.50 per pound. The nursery sells a mixture of the two kinds of seed for\$5.25 per pound. Let k represent the amount of Kentucky Blue Grass seed the nursery uses in 5 pounds of the mixture. 1....
59. ### algebra

a store mixes red fescue worth \$10 per pound and ryegrass worth \$14 per pound. The mixture is to sell for \$13 per pound. Find out how much of each should be used to make a 228-pound mixure
60. ### Algebra

A store mixes Kentucky bluegrass worth \$11 per pound and ryegrass worth \$14 per pound. The mixture is to sell for \$13 per pound. Find out how much of each should be used to make a 588 pound mixture. How many pounds of the Kentucky bluegrass should be in the mixture?
61. ### algebra

A coffee distributor needs to mix a(n) Queen City coffee blend that normally sells for \$9.60 per pound with a Tanzanian coffee blend that normally sells for \$11.20 per pound to create 80 pounds of a coffee that can sell for \$9.84 per pound. How many pounds of each kind of ...
62. ### Math

A mixture of peanuts and walnuts sells for \$3 per pound. How many pounds of peanuts at \$1.50 per pound should be mixed with 12 pounds of walnuts at \$4 per pound
63. ### algebra

The vendor of a coffee cart mixes coffee beans that cost \$8 per pound with coffee beans that cost \$4 per pound. How many pounds of each sould be used to make a 60-pound blend that sells for \$5.25 per pound? \$8 coffee __________ \$4 coffee __________
64. ### algebra

Mixture Problems Template – Price Problems Copy the problem from the lesson: 1. A store manager wishes to reduce the price on her fresh ground coffee by mixing two grades. If she has 50 pounds of coffee which sells for \$10 per pound, how much coffee worth \$6 per pound must ...
65. ### Math Word Problem

Tristen mixes nuts that cost \$2.00 per pond with nuts that cost \$4.00 per pound. He buys triple as much of the \$2.00 per pound nut than he buys of the \$4.00 per pound nut. If he spent a total of \$32.00, how many pounds of the \$2.00 per pound nut did he buy?
66. ### math

Max is making trail mix. He combines 2/5 pound of dried fruit and 1/3 pound if mixed nuts. He adds sunflower seeds to make a total of 1 pound. What is the weight of the seeds?
67. ### Math

Peanuts sell for \$3.00 per pound. Cashews sell for \$6.00 per pound. How many pounds of cashews should be mixed with 12 pounds of peanuts to obtain a mixture that sells for \$4.20 per pound?
68. ### algebra

Boy and Girl sells mixtures of almonds and raisins. A kilogram of almonds and raisins cost \$300 and \$125, respectively. If the final cost of the mixture is \$1,400 and the mixture contains 7.5kg of the raisins, how many kilograms of almonds were mixed?
69. ### math

a candy sells chocolate fudge for \$4.50 for the first pound and \$2.50 for each additional pound. how many pounds could be purchased with \$29.00?
70. ### algebra

A pound of tin is worth \$2 more than a pound of copper. Three pounds of tin are mixed with 7 pounds of copper to make bronze that sells for \$3.85 per pound. How much is a pound of tin worth
71. ### Finite

Linear programming A candy merchant sells two variety bags of cookies. Each pound of variety X contains 60 % chocolate chips and 40% raisin bran and sells for \$ 8.00 a pound. Each pound of variety Y contains 45% of chocolate chips and 55% raisin bran and sells for \$ 10 .00 a ...
72. ### Math

Harry Styles wants to make trail mix made up of almonds, walnuts, and raisins. He wants to mix one part almonds, two parts walnuts and, three parts raisins. Almonds cost \$12 per pound, walnuts cost \$9 per pound and, raisins cost \$5 per pound. He has \$15 to spend on the trail ...
73. ### math

The owner of a candy store want to sell, for \$6 per lb, a mixture of chocolate-covered raisina, which usually sells for \$3 per lb, and chocolate-covered macadamia nuts, which usually sells for \$8 per lb. They have 40 lbs of raisins. How many lbs of the nuts should be mix with ...
74. ### Math

You pay \$9.70 for 2.5 pounds of roasted peanuts. You buy 1.4 pounds of almonds for \$8.55 per pound. a. How much less do roasted peanuts cost per pound than almonds? \$ less per pound b. How much more do you spend on almonds than on roasted peanuts? \$
75. ### College Algebra

A grocer mixes peanuts that cost \$1.49 per pound and walnuts that cost \$2.69 per pound to make 100 pounds of a mixture that costs \$2.21 per pound. How much of each kind of nut did the grocer put into the mixture?
76. ### Algebra

The Coffee Counter charges \$9.00 per pound for Kenyan French Roast coffee and \$8.00 per pound for Sumatran coffee. How much of each type should be used to make a 20-lb blend that sells for \$8.40 per pound? Here are the 2 equations (or system of equations) I created: K = lbs of...
77. ### math

how many pounds of peanuts that sell for \$2 a pound must be mixed with six pounds of cashew nuts that sell for\$4 a pound to get a mixture that can sell for \$2.50 a pound?
78. ### Algebra

A cashew and raisin mixture costs \$2 per pound. You buy a 4.5,pound mixture of cashews and raisins. If cashews cost \$2.50 per pound and raising cost \$1.25 per pound, how many pounds of cashews and how many pounds of raisins make up the mixture?
79. ### college algebra

a candy company has 130 pounds of cashews and 170 pounds of peanuts which they combine into different mixes good luck stats has half cash and half peanuts and sells for \$7 a pound become a mix has one third cashews and two thirds peanuts and sells for 5.40 a pound how many ...
80. ### Algebra

A merchant wants to mix gummy worms worth \$7 per pound and gummy bears worth \$3 per pound to make 30 pounds of a mixture worth \$4.60 per pound. How many pounds of each type of candy should he use?
81. ### math word problems.

The candy factory sells three times as many mints as it sells almonds bars. It sells half as many almond bars as it sells caramels. If It sells 3,750 cases of mints each month, how many caramels does it sell in one month?
82. ### math

I need to solve as an equation. A coffee merchant has coffee beans that sell for \$9 per pound and \$12 per pound. The two types are to be mixed to create 100 lb of a mixture that will sell for \$11.25 per pound. How much of each type of been should be used in the mixture? Assume...

A farmer grows 196 pounds of potatoes. He sells them to a grocer who divides them into 5 pound and 20 pound bags. if the grocer uses the same number of 5 pounds and 20 pound bags, how many bags of each did he use?
84. ### Math

A candy store currently sells almonds for \$8.50 per kilogram and peanuts for \$4.50 per kilogram. It wants to create 20 kilograms of mixed nuts that will equivalently sell for \$5.30 per kilogram. How many kilograms of almonds should they use?
85. ### math

A candy store currently sells almonds for \$8.50 per kilogram and peanuts for \$4.50 per kilogram. It wants to create 20 kilograms of mixed nuts that will equivalently sell for \$5.30 per kilogram. How many kilograms of almonds should they use?
86. ### algebra

a candy company has 130 pounds of cashews and 170 pounds of peanuts which they combine into different mixes the deluxe has half cashews and half peanuts and sells for \$7 a pound the economy mix has one third cashews and two thirds peanuts and sells for 5.40 a pound how many ...
87. ### Break-Even Analysis

Healthy Food, Inc., sells 50-pound bags of grapes to the military for \$10 a bag. The fixed costs of this operation are \$80,000, while the variable coast of the grapes are \$.10 per pound.
88. ### Algebra

If x pounds of cashews valued at \$6.00 per pound are to be mixed with y pounds of peanuts valued at \$4.00 per pound to obtain a 40 pound cashew-peanut mixture. Find x and y so that when the mix is sold for \$4.75 per pound, the same amount of revenue is collected from the sale ...
89. ### math

Nature's best wants to combine nuts they sell for \$3.60 a pound with dried fruit they sell for \$2.40 a pound to create a trail mix. How much of each snack should they use to make 10 pounds of trail mix that would sell for \$3.30 a pound? Thank you!
90. ### math

a nut mixture is made from two types of nuts: one type selling for 7.50/kg the other selling for 9.50/kg what mass of each type of nut should ne included in a 3 kg mixture that sells for 25
91. ### Algebra 2

. A coffee merchant has two types of coffee beans, one selling for \$3 per pound and the other for \$6 per pound. The beans are to be mixed to provide 100 lb of a mixture selling for \$4.98 per pound. How much of each type of coffee bean should be used to form 100 lb of the mixture?
92. ### Algebra

Randall wants to mix 41 lb of nuts worth ​\$2 per lb with some nuts worth ​\$8 per lb to make a mixture worth ​\$7 per lb. How many pounds of ​\$8 nuts must he​ use? Pounds of nuts-cost per pound-total cost 41-\$2-? x-\$8-? ?-\$7-? There is a chart and I...
93. ### math

A health food store sells a mixture of raisins and roasted nuts. Raisins sell for \$4.00/kg and nuts sell for \$6.00/kg. How many kilograms of each should be mixed to make 40 kg of this snack worth \$4.75/kg?
94. ### year 8 maths

Find the amount of the following foreign currencies (to 2 decimal places) that can be bought with 250 Singapore dollars. The sterling pound There is a chart and the pound sells at 2,552,0 for 1 Singapore dollar. The pound is bought at 2,578.0. I did 2,552.0 times 250 and got ...
95. ### Delcambre High

a trail mix recipe calls for 1/3 pound of mixed nuts, 4/15 pound of raisins and 2/5 pounds of granola. What is the ratio of raisins to mixed nuts in simplest form?
96. ### math

Business and finance. Lunch meat sells for about \$3 per pound. You use about 1/2 pound per day for sandwiches. How much should you budget for lunch meat over the next month (about 20 workdays)? =\$30.00?
97. ### Maath

A coffee shop mixes French roast coffee worth \$9 per pound with Kona coffee worth \$4 per pound. How much of each type of coffee was used in order to obtain 20 pounds of a mixture worth \$5 per pound.
98. ### Algebra

Sarah mixes cashews that cost \$9.00 per pound with 50 lb of peanuts that cost \$5.00 per pound. How many pounds of cashews should she mix to make a nut mixture that cost \$6.50 per pound?
99. ### algebra

I have beans that sell for \$9 per pound and \$12 per pound, they need to be mixed to create 100lbs of mixture that will sell for \$11.25 per pound . How much of each type of bean should be used in the mixture? X=#lbs beans that sell for \$9.00/lb. Y=#lbs beans that see for \$12.00...
100. ### Algebra

A store mixes kentucky bluegrass wothe \$12 per pound and chewing fescue for \$12 per pound. Howe many of each should be used to make 456 pounds of mixture?