# SOLUTION: A warehouse manager is shipping an order made up of 2-pound and 5-pound bags of flour . The total weight of the order is 140 pounds . The equation below discribes this situation .

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 Question 288989: A warehouse manager is shipping an order made up of 2-pound and 5-pound bags of flour . The total weight of the order is 140 pounds . The equation below discribes this situation . 2x + 5y = 140 If the number of 2-pound bags ,x,is 30 , what is the number of 5-pound bags , y?Answer by nyc_function(2733)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Here's what to do: 1-E-mail your question to me at nycfunction@yahoo.com 2-Include your fax number (most people have a fax number at home these days) 3-I will then fax the entire question and fully explained answer. NYC Math Tutor