# SOLUTION: You invested \$8000, part at 5% and part at 6%. The total interest earned in one year what \$468. How much was invested at each rate?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Money Word Problems Question 229217: You invested \$8000, part at 5% and part at 6%. The total interest earned in one year what \$468. How much was invested at each rate?Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!.06x+.05(8,000-x)=468 .06x+400-.05x=468 .01x=468-400 .01x=68 x=68/.01 x=6,800 amount invested @ 6%. 8,000-6,800=1,200 amount invested @ 5%. Proof: .06*6,800+.05*1,200=468 408+60=468 468=468