# Thread: help i need to show the work

1. ## 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. 2. 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: $\frac{(1.50)x + (3.00)(15)}{x + 15} = 2.40$