# SOLUTION: Trail Snax Corp. mixes raisins that cost \$5.00 per kg with peanuts that cost \$3.80 a kg. How many kilograms of raisins should be mixed with 10 kg of peanuts to obtain a mixture wor

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 Question 546415: Trail Snax Corp. mixes raisins that cost \$5.00 per kg with peanuts that cost \$3.80 a kg. How many kilograms of raisins should be mixed with 10 kg of peanuts to obtain a mixture worth \$4.00 per kilogram?Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! --------price ---------------- quantity peanuts 3.8 ---------------- 10 kg Raisins 5 ---------------- x kg Mixture 4 ---------------- 10 + x kg 3.8*10+5x=4(10+ x) 38+5x=40+4x 5x+-4x=40-38 x=2 2 kg of Raisins Peanuts = 8 kg