how do i translate the word problem into an equation?

timer Asked: Feb 5th, 2015

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A grocer wants to mix two kinds of candy. One kind sells for 


 per pound, and the other sells for 


 per pound. He wants to mix a total of 


 pounds and sell it for 


 per pound. How many pounds of each kind should he use in the new mix? (Round off the answers to the nearest hundredth.)

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