# help i need to show the work

• May 24th 2010, 02:22 AM
jjjjj
help i need to show the work
how many pounds of peoduct selling at $1.50 per popund should be mixed with 15 pounds of another product selling at$3.00 per pound to obtain a mixture selling at $2.40 per pound. • May 24th 2010, 02:35 AM mr fantastic Quote: Originally Posted by jjjjj how many pounds of peoduct selling at$1.50 per popund should be mixed with 15 pounds of another product selling at $3.00 per pound to obtain a mixture selling at$2.40 per pound.

Solve the following for x: $\frac{(1.50)x + (3.00)(15)}{x + 15} = 2.40$