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x = price in dollars per bag for cashews.
n = amount of bags of each of the two type of nuts to make the 44 bags
1 bag peanuts = x-0.26 dollars per bag
1 bag cashews = x dollars per bag.
Accounting for bags of nuts,
, but this will be found not very important in the solution.
Accounting for price or cost,
dollars per bag, the mixture.
THAT IS most of the way toward the whole solution. Note clearly what happens as you take further steps:
, and because
and you can finish finding the value for x.
x=1.17 dollars per bag.