# How many pounds of peanuts that cost $0.70 per pound and cashews that cost $0.90 per pound can be combined to make 300 pounds of a mixture that will sell $0.75 per pound?

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Sep 18, 2015

#### Answer:

I found:

#### Explanation:

Call the quantity of peanuts

From the first you get:

substitute into the second:

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