• anonymous
Peanuts sell for $2.50 per pound and dried fruit sells for$8.50 per pound. Lisa bought some peanuts and some dried fruit. The total weight was 3.0 pounds and the cost was \$16.50. Let P represent the number of pounds of peanuts. Which equation represents the situation described? A. 8.5 + 2.5(3-P) = 16.50 B. 8.5p + 3(2.5 - P) = 16.50 C. 3p + 16.50(P - 2.5)=8.50 D. 2.5p + 8.5(3 - P) = 16.50
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