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In a mixed nut snack, there are 5lbs of peanuts for each 2 1/2 lbs of cashews and there are 2 lbs of walnuts for

each 1 lb of cashews. If i have 10 lbs of peanuts, how many lbs of walnuts and cashews do I need?

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From given information
Ratio of; peanuts: Cashews
5 .
2/2
2* (5 :
1x ( 10 : 5 )
and PRam walnut: Cashess
2
let a be the cashes need
2:1 = 10:30
x * 2 = 10
X x
2x = 185
let y be the walnuts needed....

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