Emily S.

asked • 12/12/17

Linear Programming Word Problem

A candy company has 145 lbs of cashews and 195 pounds of peanuts which can be combined into 2 mixed. The deluxe mix is 1/2 cashew and 1/2 peanuts which sells for $6 per pound. The economy mix is 1/3 cashew and 1/2 peanuts and sells for $4.30 per pound. How many pounds of each mix should be prepared to maximize revenue?

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Andy C. answered • 12/26/17

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