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A person wishes to mix coffee worth $ 18 per lb with coffee worth $ 6 per lb to get 60 60 lb of a mixture worth $10 per lb.

A person wishes to mix coffee worth ​$18 per lb with coffee worth $6 per lb to get 60


60 lb of a mixture worth $10 per lb. How many pounds of the ​$18 and how many pounds of $6 a pound

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The person needs to mix 20 pounds of... View the full answer

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  • sorry your right
    • rewaldingo
    • Apr 01, 2018 at 9:42pm

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Let x pounds of $18 per lb coffee is used As, total mixture is 60 lb, so, amount of $6 per lb coffee used = 60 - x... View the full answer

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  • this looks like you figure it for 600 lbs when i only want 60 lb total at average cost of 10 pound by mixing the 6$ and 18 dollar together
    • rewaldingo
    • Apr 01, 2018 at 9:18pm
  • No, please check again.its 60 lb total and 600$ total because it's 60 lb at $10 per lb
    • maths123rajat
    • Apr 01, 2018 at 9:52pm

The quantity of coffee worth ​$ 18 per lb to... View the full answer

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