# SOLUTION: A wine merchant wishes to get 300 liters of wine that sells \$3 per liter.She wishes to mix wines selling at \$4.5, \$1.5 and \$2.25 respectively .She must use twice as much of the \$2.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-systems Question 419128: A wine merchant wishes to get 300 liters of wine that sells \$3 per liter.She wishes to mix wines selling at \$4.5, \$1.5 and \$2.25 respectively .She must use twice as much of the \$2.25 wine as the \$1.5 wine.how many liters of each should she use? Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!\$1.5 ----x \$2.25-----2x \$4.5------300-3x ... 1.5*x+2.25*2x+4.5*(300-3x)=300*3 6x-13.50x+1350=900 -7.5x=-450 /-7.5 x=60 liters------- \$1.5 120liters----------\$2.25 120liters----------\$4.50