# SOLUTION: A coffee shop mixes Brazilian coffee worth \$5 per kilogram with Turkish coffee worth \$8 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for \$7 per kilogram. How much of the Turkish coffee sho

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Mixture Word Problems Question 264470: A coffee shop mixes Brazilian coffee worth \$5 per kilogram with Turkish coffee worth \$8 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for \$7 per kilogram. How much of the Turkish coffee should be used to make 300 kg of the mixture?Answer by Alan3354(30993)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A coffee shop mixes Brazilian coffee worth \$5 per kilogram with Turkish coffee worth \$8 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for \$7 per kilogram. How much of the Turkish coffee should be used to make 300 kg of the mixture? -------------- B = amount of Brazilian coffee 5B + 8(300-B) = 7*300 5B + 2400 - 8B = 2100 B = 100 kg of Brazilian --> 200 kg of Turkish