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A seedman has seeds worth 50¢ per pound mixed with seeds worth 80¢ per pound. If he wishes to make a mixture of 30 pounds to sell at 75¢ per pound, how many pounds of 80 cent seed should he use?
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A seedman has seeds worth 50¢ per pound mixed with seeds worth 80¢ per pound. If he wishes to make a mixture of 30 pounds to sell at 75¢ per pound, how many pounds of 80 cent seed should he use?
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anonymous
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well wait iam thinking
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok
anonymous
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well we have infinity of solutions
anonymous
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look, if we said that the number of pound of 50 cent seed is x and that of 80 seeds is y then 50x+80y=30*75 so for every given value of x we have value of y for example if x=1 then the number of pound of 80 cent seeds is: y=220/8
anonymous
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ok. thank you ! but thats not an answer lol
anonymous
  • anonymous
why? it is not?
anonymous
  • anonymous
a) 5 b) 20 c) 25
anonymous
  • anonymous
well tell me what are these and from which country you are?
anonymous
  • anonymous
25 pounds 75(30)=80x+50(30-x) 2250=80x+1500-50x 750=30x x=25
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