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combine candy at 1.80lb and nuts at 1.20lb. you need 20lb of the mixture that you can sell for 1.56lb.  how many pounds of candy and how many pounds of nuts do you need

Oct 3rd, 2015

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1.80x + 1.20y =20


i am not getting other equation can you post clear question as it is??

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Sep 18th, 2015

combine candy that cost 1.80lb with nuts that cost 1.20lb.  you need to make a 20lb mixture that you can sell for 1.56lb.  how many lbs of candy and how many pounds of nuts will you need?

Sep 18th, 2015

x+y=20

1.80x+1.20y=1.56


 still question is not making any sense.

but  i have given 2 equations.


       

Sep 18th, 2015

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