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Jason is buying food for a party. One package of chicken wings costs $6.50, and Hot Dogs costs $4.00 per pound. He must spend less that $80.00. He also knows from previous requests that he must buy at least 5 pounds of hot dogs, and at least 3 packages of chicken wings. Write and graph the system of inequalities that represents this scenario.
 one year ago
Jason is buying food for a party. One package of chicken wings costs $6.50, and Hot Dogs costs $4.00 per pound. He must spend less that $80.00. He also knows from previous requests that he must buy at least 5 pounds of hot dogs, and at least 3 packages of chicken wings. Write and graph the system of inequalities that represents this scenario.

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e.mccormick
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You need to do this in Linear Algebra rather than Algebra? Or just posted in the wrong place?

physicspassion
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1let x be the number of packages of chicken wings and y the number of pounds of hotdogs. since the price of chicken wings is 6.5 $ then the total price of chicken wings bought is x.6.5$. in a similar manner the total price of hotdogs bought is y.4 $. But the total price of all things bought should be less than 80 $ so: \[6.5x + 4y < 80\] \[x \ge 3\] at least 3 pakcages of chicken wings \[y \ge 5\] at least 5 pounds of hotdogs

physicspassion
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1370981326433:dw the area ABC will be the result, it is the area common between the three inequalities

physicspassion
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i hope this helps u :) good luck

yasmin12380
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I was just graphing the inequalities and it looked weird. After looking at your post, I realized I made a mistake with the two shorter ones. Thanks a lot!

physicspassion
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ur most welcome :)
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