How many acres of each crop should the farmer plant if he utilizes all resources?

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 A farmer has 400 acres available for cultivating crops A, B, and C. He has a total of $11,200 for cultivation costs and a maximum of 13,200 hours of labor available. For each acre, the cost and labor required for cultivation are as follows: crop A, $30 and 20 hours; crop B, $40 and 30 hours; and crop C, $20 and 40 hours. How many acres of each crop should the farmer plant if he wishes to utilize all his resources?

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20A+30B+40C = 13200 

A=80, B=120, C=200

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