Algebra 1 Word Problem Formula and Solution

Oct 2nd, 2015
Price: $5 USD

Question description

The medieval spice merchant wants to blend some garlic powder, which costs 38 cents per pound, with 7 pounds of ground pepper, which costs 44 cents per pound, to create a big batch of medieval smelling salt worth exactly 40 cents per pound. How many pounds of the garlic powder should he use?

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) Kyle_PSU_Graduate
School: University of Maryland

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from student
" Excellent job "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1823 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors