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@hoblos : Which equation best represents the following situation?
A 10 pound box of chocolates from Chocolate to Go contains a mixture of their $2.50 per pound Dark Chocolate and their 3.25 per pound cashew cluster. How many pounds of each will be in the box if it cost $16?
 one year ago
@hoblos : Which equation best represents the following situation? A 10 pound box of chocolates from Chocolate to Go contains a mixture of their $2.50 per pound Dark Chocolate and their 3.25 per pound cashew cluster. How many pounds of each will be in the box if it cost $16?

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Joshuam1
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.12.50x + 3.25(10  x) = 16

hoblos
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2well.. i think something is wrong !! if the 10 pounds are all of the cheaper chocolate the total price would be $25 !! so it can not be only $16

ChicaAmbitio
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That is what it says ...

ChicaAmbitio
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02.50x + 3.25(10  x) = 16 2.50(10) + 3.25x = 16 2.50x + 3.25(10) = 16 2.50(x) + 3.25(16) = 10x

hoblos
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.22.50x + 3.25(10  x) = 16 represents the situation it does not make sense but it represent the situation though.. so it is the answer
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