Chocolates costing $8 per pound are to be mixed with chocolates costing $3 per pound to make a 20 pound mixture. If the mixture is to sell for $5 per pound, how many pounds of each chocolate should be used?
Apr 16, 2018
Use 8 pounds of $8 per pound chocolate and 12 pounds of $3 per pound of chocolate. Final mix (20 pounds) price is $5 per pound.