Raymond B. answered • 07/23/21

Math, microeconomics or criminal justice

65x + 50(70-x) = 3950

65x -50x = 3950 -3500

15x = 450

x = 30 lbs is the weight of the small box

70-x = 40 lbs is the weight of the large box

Ceraya S.

asked • 06/15/21The combined weight of a large box and a small box is 70

pounds. The truck is transporting 50

large boxes and 65

small boxes. If the truck is carrying a total of 3950

pounds in boxes, how much does each type of box weigh?

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Raymond B. answered • 07/23/21

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Math, microeconomics or criminal justice

65x + 50(70-x) = 3950

65x -50x = 3950 -3500

15x = 450

x = 30 lbs is the weight of the small box

70-x = 40 lbs is the weight of the large box

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