# 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. ## 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?
2. ## 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?
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 -
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 -
5. ## 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
6. ## 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
7. ## 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.
8. ## 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.
9. ## 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?
10. ## 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.
11. ## 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?
12. ## 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?
13. ## 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
14. ## Algebra

Steve is making bags of mixed nuts. Almonds are \$5 per pound & Cashews are \$12 per pound. Steve charges \$56 per 7 pound bag. 1. Write a system of equations that can be used to determine how many pounds of almonds & how many pounds of cashews Steve uses. 2.
15. ## 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
16. ## college algebra

Macario is making12 pounds of nut mixture with macadamia nuts and almonds. Macadamia nuts cost \$9 per pound and almonds cost \$4.25 per pound. How many pounds of almonds and how many pounds of macadamia nuts should Macario use for the mixture to cost \$74.75
17. ## 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
18. ## 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?
19. ## 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?
20. ## 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.
21. ## 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?
22. ## 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
23. ## Math

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 make a mixture of 50 pounds of mixed chocolates to sell at \$4.50 per pound. The mixture is to contain as
24. ## 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
25. ## 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
26. ## 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
27. ## 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?
28. ## 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?
29. ## 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? \$
30. ## 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
31. ## 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?
32. ## 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?
33. ## 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?
34. ## 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?
35. ## 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?
36. ## 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
37. ## 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
38. ## 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?
39. ## 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
40. ## 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
41. ## 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
42. ## 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)
43. ## 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?
44. ## 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?

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?
46. ## 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?
47. ## 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
48. ## math

Determine the number of pounds of nuts selling for \$6 per pound and raisins selling for \$3 per pound that should be combined to create 60 pounds of a trail mix selling for \$5 per pound.
49. ## 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?
50. ## 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
51. ## math

Paige bought 3 pounds of almonds. She spent a total of \$18. Write an equation to find how much a pound of almonds costs.
52. ## 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?
53. ## Math

Paul mixes nuts worth \$1.20 per pound with oats worth \$1.70 per pound to get 40 pounds of trail mix worth \$1.35 per pound. How many pounds of nuts and how many pounds of oats did he use?
54. ## 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?
55. ## 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!
56. ## 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
57. ## 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?
58. ## 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.
59. ## 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?
60. ## 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?
61. ## 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?
62. ## 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
63. ## 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
64. ## 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 __________
65. ## 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
66. ## math

A nut wholesalersells a mix of peanuts and cashews. He charges \$2.80 per pound for peanuts and \$5.30 per pound for cashews. If the mix of peanuts and cashwes is to sellfor \$3.30 pre pount, how many pound each of the peanuts and cashews should be used to
67. ## 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
68. ## Math

Carmike Company can further process Product A to produce Product B. Product A is currently selling for \$25 per pound and costs \$10 per pound to produce. Product B would sell for \$32 per pound and would require an additional cost of \$10 per pound to
69. ## 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

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?
71. ## 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?
72. ## 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
73. ## physics

Jake needs to catch 1 10 pound fish to last 5 days. He catches 2 3.33 pound fish, 1 2.11 pound, and 1 1 pound fish. How long will he survive with that amount of food?
74. ## 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?
75. ## 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?
76. ## 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.
77. ## Heat transfer: conversion

is it possible to convert British thermal unit/ pound*Rankine to pound force*ft/pound mass Fahrenheit? if so, what is the conversion to and from?
78. ## 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.
79. ## 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
80. ## 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
81. ## algebra

by 3 pounds of oranges apples for 7.50 the graph shows the price for regular apples what is the unit rate for each type of apples? organic 2.50/pound regular 3.00/pound organic 0.40/pound :regular 0.50/pound organic 2.51/pound regular 2.00/pound none of
82. ## 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.
83. ## 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
84. ## 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
85. ## Math

A manager bought 12 pounds of peanuts for \$30. He wants to mix \$5 per pound cashews with the peanuts to get a batch of mixed nuts that is worth \$4 per pound. How many pounds of cashews are made?
86. ## 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
87. ## 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?
88. ## 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
89. ## physics

A 34-pound crate is pushed across the floor by a 30-pound horizontal force F1. Aside from the pushing force and gravity F2, there is also a 34-pound force F3 exerted upward on the crate and a 20-pound frictional force F4 What kinds of work do the force F1,
90. ## 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?
91. ## Math

At the grocery store, almonds are on sale for \$2.88 per pound. What is the price of 3.5 pounds?
92. ## Mathematics

Check my answer?? The bulk food section of a grocery store has two bins with different types of mixed nuts, The first bin contains Walnuts, peanuts and pistachios, The second bin contains pecans, almonds, Brazil Nuts and Walnuts, What is a set that
93. ## Math

A nut wholesaler sell two types of mixes of cashews and peanuts. He makes low-grade mix containing 8 pound of peanuts and 4 pound of cashews and high-grade mixer containing 6 pound of peanuts and 6 pound of cashews. Let x and y denote the numbers of
94. ## Math

The manager of a store selling tea plans to mix a more expensive tea that costs \$5 per pound with a less expensive tea that costs \$2 per pound to create a 140​-pound blend that will sell for \$3.80 per pound. How many pounds of each type of tea are​
95. ## Math

Ryan bought 2 1/4 pounds of almonds and divided them into bags with 1/8 pound in each bag.
96. ## 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
97. ## Tanis

there is a circular pound and footpath runs along its boundary .a man walks around exactly once keeping close to its edge .if his step is 44cm long he takes exactly 600 step to go around the pound .what is the radius of the pound.
98. ## college

If cashews cost \$5.00 per pound and peanuts cost \$1.50 per pound how do I write the formula to determine how many pound of cashews to mix with 30 pound of peanuts so that the mix will sell for \$3.00 per pound.
99. ## math

A shop sells one-pound bags of peanuts for \$2 and three-pound bags of peanuts for \$5. If 9 bags are purchased for a total cost of \$36, how many three-pound bags were purchased?
100. ## math

the manager of a starbucks store plans to mix A grade coffee that cost 9.50 per pound with grade B coffee that cost 7.00 per pound to create a 20 pound blend that will sell for 8.50 a pound. how many pounds of each grade coffee are required?