# How many pounds of apples costing .64 per pound must be added to 30 pounds of apples costing .49 per pound to create a mixture that would cost .58 per pround

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1. ## Algebra

How many pounds of apples costing .64 per pound must be added to 30 pounds of apples costing .49 per pound to create a mixture that would cost .58 per pround

asked by Robert on January 14, 2011
2. ## math

A michigan orchard made 11,491lb of taffy apples with approximately 1lb of taffy mixture for each 76.7 pounds of apples. To the nearest tenth of a pound, how many pounds of apples and how many pounds of taffy were used

asked by steven on November 16, 2009
3. ## algebra

A Michigan orchard made 14,757lb of taffy apples wih aproximately 1 lb of taffy mixtures for each 67.1 pounds of apples. TO the nearest tenth of a pound, how many pounds of apples and how many pounds of taffy were used?

asked by Sarah on November 12, 2009
4. ## math

A Michigan orchard made 22,331 lb of taffy apples with approximately 1 lb of taffy mixture for each 69.6 pounds of apples. To the nearest tenth of a pound, how many pounds of apples and how many pounds of taffy were used?

asked by Bryan on November 11, 2008
5. ## math

An Orchard made 14,757 lb of taffy apples with approximately 1 lb of taffy mixture for each 67.1 pounds of apples. To the nearest tenth of a pound. how many pounds of apples and how many pounds of taffy were used

asked by Sarah on November 13, 2009
6. ## math

Q1.The zoo uses 10 pounds of apples each day. How many pounds of apples should be on the weekly grocery list? Answer: 10X7=70 pounds of apples for a week Q2.After 6 days, how many pounds of apples does the zoo use? Answer: 10X6=60 pounds is this right?

asked by sree on November 17, 2014
7. ## MATH

Rachel sold a total of 8/10 pound of apples and berries at farmer's market . The Weight of the apples is 3/4 of the total weight of the fruit. What is the weight of the berries ? A. 1/20 pounds B. 1/4 pounds C. 1/2 pounds D. 3/5 pounds pls show the work n

asked by SAI on August 17, 2015
8. ## Math

Manuel bought 9 pounds of apples. He has eaten three fourths of a pound so far and has​ \$15 worth of apples left. Write and solve an equation to find the cost of the apples per pound to the nearest dollar. How much did the apples cost per​ pound?

asked by Kyle on November 14, 2016
9. ## Math

Lisa went to the store and bought 100 pounds of fruit for \$100.00. The peaches were \$10.00 a pound, the melons were \$3.50 per pound, and the apples were \$.50 per pound. How many pounds of each did she buy

asked by Melissa on November 22, 2016

Suppose the price of apples rises from \$3.50 a pound to \$4.00 and your consumption of apples drops from 30 pounds of apples a month to 20 pounds of apples. Calculate your price elasticity of demand of apples. What can you say about your price elasticity of

asked by jward1970 on February 24, 2010
11. ## Math

You have \$30 to spend on picking 25 pounds of two different types of fruit at a farm. The apples cost \$1.40 per pound the blueberries cost \$.90 per pound and the cherries cost \$1.10 per pound. You want prices many pounds of apples as the other two fruits

asked by Jude on April 10, 2016
12. ## economics

Suppose the price of apples rises from \$3.50 a pound to \$4.00 and your consumption of apples drops from 30 pounds of apples a month to 20 pounds of apples. Calculate your price elasticity of demand of apples. What can you say about your price elasticity of

asked by Anonymous on October 18, 2007
13. ## gg

you need 50 pounds of two commodities costing \$1.25 and \$1.26 per pound,verify that the total cost is y=1.25x+1.60(50-x),where x is the number of pounds of the less expensive commodity.

asked by Anonymous on September 6, 2013
14. ## Math

Kaitlyn needs 3 pounds of fruit for a salad. She already has 3/4 pound of apples and 1/3 pound of grapes. What fruits Kalen can add she already has to make exactly 3 pounds of fruit. Choices are 2/3 1/8 3/4

asked by Jess on December 19, 2017
15. ## Math

Jackie buys a basket for \$6, 2 pounds of apples for \$3.50 per pound, and 2 pounds of oranges for \$3.50 each per pound. The tax for the whole purchase is \$1. Express the tax as a percentage.

asked by The Devil Cat on February 14, 2018
16. ## Math

A store has apples on sale for \$3.00 for 2 pounds. How many pounds of apples can you buy for \$9.00? If an apple is approximately 5 ounces, how many apples can you buy for \$9.00? Explain your reasoning? My answer to the first question is 6 pounds of apples

17. ## Math

Hillary buys 3 pounds of Gala apples and some Granny Smith apples. Both kinds of apples cost \$4.50 per pound. The total cost is \$24.75. How many pounds of Granny Smith apples did Hillary buy? Write and solve an equation.

asked by Valerie on January 5, 2019
18. ## Math

Luisa bought 2 1/2 pounds of apples, 3 3/8 pounds of oranges, anf 1 1/4 pounds of pears. How many pounds of fruit did she buy in all?

asked by DBZ on December 7, 2016
19. ## Math

Luisa bought 2 1/2 pounds of apples, 3 3/8 pounds of oranges, and 1 1/4 pounds of pears. How many pounds of fruit did she buy in all?

asked by DBZ on December 7, 2016
20. ## Accounting

A restaurant has a beginning inventory for the month of 150 pounds of beef at \$2.70 per pound. In week 1 they use 125 pounds of beef and receive 175 pounds of beef into inventory at \$2.80 per pound. In week 2 they use 190 pounds of beef and receive 150

asked by Deb on July 7, 2014
21. ## 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

asked by no one on May 12, 2015
22. ## 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

asked by bianca on November 17, 2010
23. ## Economics

The question is, what is the for Math formula to show rather the demand of apples is Elastic, Inelastic, or Unitary Elastic Thank You Suppose the price of apples rises from \$3.50 a pound to \$4.00 and your consumption of apples drops from 30 pounds of

asked by Randy on November 19, 2008
24. ## Math

If the unit price for cantaloupe is \$0.65 per pound and Sally pays \$1.95 for a cantaloupe, how many pounds does her cantaloupe weigh? A. 2 pounds B. 3 pounds (I picked this) C. 4 pounds D. 5 pounds Please check my work.

asked by ItsBeeboBaby on November 28, 2018
25. ## math

Which answer describes the calculations that could be used to solve this problem? Bonita brought 3 bags of apples and 2 pounds of grapes to the picnic. Each bag of apples weighed 4 pounds. How many pounds of apples and grapes did Bonita bring to the

asked by abdulhameed on March 4, 2016
26. ## HELP PLZ

1. Milo bought pounds of red apples and pounds of green apples to make applesauce. How many pounds of apples did he buy in all? a. Write an expression that models the problem. b. What is the LCD of the fractions in your expression? Explain how you found

asked by mary ann on December 17, 2013
27. ## math

at a store you bought 2 pounds of apples and 1 1/3 pounds of grapes. If the store's scale measures to the nearest half pound, what is the range of possible actual weights for the sum of both purchases of fruits.

asked by nancy on April 13, 2012
28. ## Math

Jim bought 3 1/2 pounds of apples, 2 3/4 pounds of oranges, 1 1/4 pounds of grapes, and 2 5/8 pounds of bananas. If Jim gives Bill 1/5 of the fruit, how many pounds of fruit will Bill receive? This is a word problem for multiplication of fractions, and I

asked by Anonymous on January 20, 2015

5.If the unit price for watermelon is \$0.24 per pound and Jared pays \$1.68 for a watermelon, how many pounds does his watermelon weigh? A.6 pounds B.7 pounds**** C.8 pounds D.4 pounds My answer is B

asked by Nubneb on February 27, 2018
30. ## math

if the unit price for a cantaloupe cost 0.65 per pound and sally pays 1.95 for a cantaloupe how many pounds does her cantaloupe weigh? A. 2 pounds B. 3 pounds C. 4 pounds D. 5 pounds

asked by shynice on February 6, 2016
31. ## Easy math

Eric has a 4 pound watermelon, 2 1/2 pounds of oranges, 3 pounds of apples, and a 1 1/2 pounds of grapes to make a fruit salad. How many pounds of fruit does he have in all? 1. 3 2. 10 1/2 3. 11 4. 15 1/2 Jeremy is baking a wedding cake and wants to be

asked by hellen on January 20, 2015
32. ## Calc

You need 50 pounds of two commodities costing \$1.25 and\$1.60 per pound. a) Verify that the total cost is y=1.25x + 1.60(50 - x), where x is the number of pounds of the less expensive commodity. b) Find the inverse function of the cost function.

asked by Erica on December 6, 2010
33. ## 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

asked by Gabbi on April 11, 2017
34. ## Math

A store has apples on sale for \$3.00 for 2 pounds. How many pounds of apples can you buy for \$9.00? If an apple is approximately 5 ounces, how many apples can you buy for \$9.00? Explain your reasoning. I am very confused on the above. Please help me

35. ## math

The price of 10 pounds of apples is d dollars. If the apples weigh an average of 1 pound for every 6 apples, which of the following is the average price, in cents, of a dozen such apples? The answer should be one of the following but I don't know how to

asked by Anonymous on April 24, 2008
36. ## Math

Let a represent the pounds of apples that Aaliyah buys. Apples cost 0.99 per pound. Aaliyah has a coupon for .50 off her purchase. She pays a total of 2.14 for apples

asked by Bryce on March 4, 2019
37. ## math

apples are sold in bags that are each 17 pounds. if 3 friends equally share 1 bag how many pounds of apples will each friend receive?

asked by maria on November 14, 2018
38. ## math

a grocery store sells 6 pounds of apples for \$4. how much will 8 pounds of apples cost? round your answer to the nearest cent.

asked by ginger on November 30, 2010
39. ## math

How many pounds of candy selling for \$2.25 a pound should be added to four pounds of candy selling for \$4 a pound to create a blend, which will sell for \$3.25 a pound?

asked by JJ on November 1, 2012

A store has apples on sale for\$3.00 for 2 pounds. How many pounds of apples can you buy for \$9? If an apple is approximately 5 ounces, how many apples can you buy for \$9? Explain both questions. Thanks

asked by Iana on November 4, 2014
41. ## pre-calc

If Wesley Jackson harvests his apple crop now, the yield will average 120 pounds per tree. Also, he will be able to sell the apples for \$0.48 per pound. However, he knows that if he waits, his yield will increase by about 10 pounds per week, while the

asked by Amanda on November 5, 2007
42. ## Math

Audrey bought 7 pounds of diced apples and shared them equally among 4 friends. How many pounds of apples did each person receive? Two of the friends put the portions they received together and then gave them to the food pantry. How many pounds of apples

asked by Tam on November 10, 2013
43. ## math

Audrey bought 7 pounds of diced apples and shared them equally among 4 friends. How many pounds of apples did each person receive? Two of the friends put the portions they received together and then gave them to the food pantry. How many pounds of apples

asked by Tam on November 11, 2013
44. ## math

operations management •• 12.51 Cynthia Knott’s oyster bar buys fresh Louisiana oysters for \$5 per pound and sells them for \$9 per pound. Any oysters not sold that day are sold to her cousin, who has a nearby grocery store, for \$2 per pound. Cynthia

asked by Sabrina on April 29, 2019

The number of pounds of apples a cannery can produce and the processing cost are P(h) = 375h and C(n) = 0.35n + 1000 where P(h) is the number of pounds of apples that can be processed in h hours and C(n) is the cost of processing n pounds of apples. Use

asked by Lily on October 5, 2017
46. ## Math

How much does a student desk weigh? A 20 pounds B 1 pound C 5 pounds D 100 pounds .

47. ## math

there are 5 pounds of apples in one bag. Make a table to show how many pounds of apples are in 6 bags

asked by jose on November 29, 2015
48. ## 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

49. ## 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?

asked by ryan on November 18, 2010
50. ## Algebra

The sale price of apples at a local grocery store is \$1.35 for the first kind and \$1.10 for each additional pound. Which function rule shows how the cost of apples,y, depends on the number of pounds, x?

asked by anonymous on June 7, 2018
51. ## pre-calculus honors

Generate a function that models the situation. Consider the type of function described—it is not linear! A shipping company charges \$4 for the first pound and \$3 for each additional pound or part thereof. As you try to come up with the equation, consider

asked by annemarie on December 17, 2009
52. ## MATH

7. Tina lost 3 pounds on the first week of her diet. She gained a pound on the second week, and then lost 2 pounds a week during every week afterwards. She has been dieting for a total of 13 weeks. How many pounds has Tina lost in all? A. 26 pounds B. 24

asked by lola on May 15, 2013

Apples cost \$1.62 per pound, and bananas cost \$0.48 per pound. What is the total cost for 2 1/2 pounds of apples and 1 1/3 pounds of bananas? A \$4.69 B \$4.55 C \$3.77 D \$3.36

asked by matt on January 19, 2016
54. ## Math Statistics

The annual per capita consumption of fresh apples (in pounds) in a nearby state can be approximated by a normal distribution, with a mean of 15.9 pounds and a standard deviation of 4.2 pounds. (a) What is the smallest annual per capita consumption of

asked by Ann on April 1, 2013
55. ## Statistics Math

The annual per capita consumption of fresh apples (in pounds) in a nearby state can be approximated by a normal distribution, with a mean of 15.4 pounds and a standard deviation of 3.8 pounds. (a) What is the smallest annual per capita consumption of

asked by TJ on April 1, 2013
56. ## math

The owner of a home decorating shop wants to mix dried rose petals selling for \$6 per pound, dried lavender selling for \$4 per pound, and buckwheat hulls selling for \$3 per pound to get 10 pounds of a mixture that would sell for \$3.70 per pound. She wants

asked by suzz on February 16, 2015
57. ## Pre-Calc

Can y'all help: The number of pounds of apples a cannery can produce and the processing cost are P(h) = 375h and C(n) = 0.35n + 1000 where P(h) is the number of pounds of apples that can be processed in h hours and C(n) is the cost of processing n pounds

asked by Jackie on October 5, 2017
58. ## Pre-Calc

The number of pounds of apples a cannery can produce and the processing cost are P(h) = 375h and C(n) = 0.35n + 1000 where P(h) is the number of pounds of apples that can be processed in h hours and C(n) is the cost of processing n pounds of apples. Use

asked by Tori on October 4, 2014
59. ## math

The number of pounds of apples a cannery can process and the processing cost are P(h) = 375h and C(n) = 0.35n + 1000 where P(h) is the number of pounds of apples that can be processed in h hours and C(n) is the cost of processing n pounds of apples. Use

asked by stacy on October 7, 2016
60. ## 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?

asked by ken on February 9, 2018
61. ## Math

Danny ordered 124 pounds of vegetables for this week's menu.On Monday 18 pounds were used,and Tuesday's meal used 36 pounds.Twenty-six pounds were used on both Wednesday and Thursday.How many pounds does Danny have left to use on Friday? 18 pounds?

asked by Colton on May 1, 2012
62. ## 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.

asked by Sue on October 8, 2014
63. ## college algebra

Peaches are \$2.00 per pound and mangos are #4.00 per pound. I bought a total of 10 pounds of fruit for \$27.00 How many pounds of each did i get?

asked by lee on September 28, 2010
64. ## pre-calculus honors

GENERATE A FUNCTION THAT MODELS THE SITUATION. Consider the type of function described—it is not linear! A shipping company charges \$4 for the first pound and \$3 for each additional pound or part thereof. As you try to come up with the equation, consider

asked by annemarie on December 17, 2009
65. ## pre-calculus honors

GENERATE A FUNCTION THAT MODELS THE SITUATION. Consider the type of function described—it is not linear! A shipping company charges \$4 for the first pound and \$3 for each additional pound or part thereof. As you try to come up with the equation, consider

asked by annemarie on December 17, 2009
66. ## Math

A certain alloy contains 5.25% copper. How much copper is there in a piece weighing 200 pound? A)1.50 pounds B)105 poounds C)10.5 pounds D)1050 pounds i think its D am i right

asked by AK on July 16, 2008
67. ## algebra

Using a proportion, determine how many pounds of apples a person needs for a pie for 10 when the recipe calls for three pounds of apples for an apple pie for eight people.

asked by Frustrated with math on October 15, 2014
68. ## Math

A pound of apples cost \$1.30. Sawyer bought 2 1/2 pounds of apples. How much did Sawyer pay? Please explain

asked by Blake on March 11, 2019
69. ## 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.

asked by Anonymous on August 10, 2015
70. ## Algebra

-your school club decides to hold a fundraiser by selling trail mix, and you are in chrage of making the mix. You plan to offer two mixes, Country Blend and Premium Mix, each sold in one pound bags. Each pound of Country Blend consists of 1/2 pound of

asked by Someone on December 15, 2011
71. ## algebra

A coffee company wants a new flavor of cajun coffee. how many pounds of coffee worth \$10 a pound should be added to 20 pounds of coffee worth \$4 a pound to get a mixture worth \$5 a pound?

asked by Doodle on January 22, 2011
72. ## math

a coffee company wants a new flavor of cajun coffee. how many pounds of coffee worth \$10 a pound should be added to 20 pounds of coffee worth \$3 a pound to get mixture worth \$6 a pound

asked by bashi on September 21, 2012
73. ## Math

A store has apples on sale for three dollars for 2 pounds. How many pounds of apples can you buy for nine dollars. If an apple is approximately 5 ounces how many apples can you buy for nine dollars? Explain your reasoning So for the first question I got 6

asked by Anonymous on October 15, 2015
74. ## math

The zoo uses 56 pounds of bananas each week. 10 pounds of apples each day. After 6 days, how many more pounds of apples than bananas does the zoo use.

asked by Anonymous on January 7, 2019
75. ## 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

asked by Mary on May 4, 2016
76. ## 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

asked by Abigale on July 2, 2015
77. ## math

still having trouble with 2T=____oz How many ounces are in a pound and how many pounds are in a ton? Show us HOW you used the procedure you have been shown. And tell us what you don't understand. We have done two for you but you need to learn how to do

asked by Brooke on November 30, 2006
78. ## Math

The fruit stand has 40 pounds of apples and 5 pounds of oranges to sell. What is the ratio of apples to oranges? A. 8/1 B. 40/45 C. 5/45 D. 1/8 I thinks it is D

asked by Rochelle on August 29, 2016
79. ## math

⦁ Three boxes weighing 128 pounds each and one box weighing 254 pounds were loaded onto the back of an empty truck. A crate of apples was then loaded onto the same truck. If the total weight loaded onto the truck was 2,000 pounds, how much did the crate

asked by cassandra on November 10, 2016
80. ## Elementary Algebra

The manager of a farmer's market has 500lb of grain that costs \$1.20 per pound. How many pounds of meal costing \$.80 per pound should be mixed with the 500lb of grain to produce a mixture that costs \$1.05 per pound?

asked by Takeyia Patrick on March 16, 2013
81. ## Math

the weight of ab ag of potatoes 5 tons or 5 pounds 5 pounds? the amount of water in a sports bottle 15 fl oz or 4 pints? 16 fl oz? the weight of an apple 1/2 pound or 32 oz 1/2 pound?

asked by Jerald on January 8, 2013
82. ## 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

asked by tasreef on June 15, 2016
83. ## 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

asked by Tammy on October 7, 2007
84. ## 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

asked by Shay on October 13, 2016
85. ## math

A certain alloy contains 5.25% copper. How much copper is there in a piece weighing 200 pounds. A.1.05 pounds B.105 pounds C.10.5 pounds D.1050 pounds Would it be C 10.5 pounds

asked by tina on July 8, 2015
86. ## Algebra

A merchant has coffee worth 3dollars a pound that she wishes to mix with 3 pounds of coffee worth 9dollars a pound to get a mixture that can be sold for 6dollars a pound. How many pounds of the 5 dollar coffee should be used?

asked by Anonymous on June 24, 2013
87. ## 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?

asked by Keonn'a on September 21, 2017
88. ## Math

John takes 2 hours longer than Andrew to peel 400 pounds of apples. If together they can peel 400 pounds of apples in 7 hours, then how long would it take Andrew to peal the apples working alone? Please round your answer to three decimal places.

asked by Josh on July 24, 2012
89. ## 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?

asked by Nick on December 4, 2015
90. ## 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

asked by Chikako on September 1, 2015
91. ## MATH

A coffee merchant combines coffee that costs \$5 per pound with coffee that costs \$4.20 per pound. How many pounds of each should be used to make 26 lb of a blend costing \$4.80 per pound?

asked by Anonymous on February 8, 2016
92. ## 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?

asked by Raquel on July 7, 2016
93. ## 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

asked by Samantha on September 25, 2017
94. ## pre calculos

Joely's Tea Shop, a store that specializes in tea blends, has available 45 pounds of A grade tea and 70 pounds of B grade tea. These will be blended into 1 pound packages as follows: A breakfast blend that contains one third of a pound of A grade tea and

asked by allexelle on October 9, 2015
95. ## 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?

asked by lance cox on February 3, 2014
96. ## math

Tom is making meatloaf with 3/4 pound of turkey and 5/6 pound of ground beef. What is the LCM he should use to find the total number of pounds of meat? How many pounds of meat will be in the meat loaf? Show your work Completely.

asked by bob on November 16, 2014
97. ## 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

asked by L Stanely on April 20, 2018
98. ## Algebra

Jane's sweet shop mixes candy worth 80 cents per pound with candy worth 2 dollars per pound to make 20 pounds of a mixture worth 1.60 per pound. How many pounds of each kind of candy does the store use?

asked by Patrick on February 25, 2017
99. ## math

Marie bought 8 pounds of apples for 0.82 per pound and paid for them with a ten dollar bill. How much should she get back in change

asked by jazzi on January 22, 2013