Lindsey L.

asked • 10/04/15

word problem

A metallurgist has one alloy containing 42% aluminum and another containing 64% aluminum. How many pounds of each alloy must he use to make 45 pounds of a third alloy containing 51% aluminum? (Round to two decimal places if necessary.)

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