# SOLUTION: A portfolio manager purchased 10,000 shares in mutal stock funds and mutual bonds funds valued at \$146,000 for a retirement fund. At the time of the purchase, the stock funds sold

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 Click here to see ALL problems on percentage Question 115194: A portfolio manager purchased 10,000 shares in mutal stock funds and mutual bonds funds valued at \$146,000 for a retirement fund. At the time of the purchase, the stock funds sold for \$11 per share, while the bond funds sold for \$17 per share. How many shares of each did the retirement fund purchase? Answer by scott8148(6628)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let x=stock, so 10000-x=bond 11(x)+17(10000-x)=146000 ___ 11x+170000-17x=146000 ___ -6x=-24000