# SOLUTION: A seedman has seeds worth 50 per pound mixed with seeds worth 80 per pound. If he wishes to make a mixture of 30 pounds to sell at 75 per pound, how many pounds of each should he u

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 Question 324838: A seedman has seeds worth 50 per pound mixed with seeds worth 80 per pound. If he wishes to make a mixture of 30 pounds to sell at 75 per pound, how many pounds of each should he use?Answer by Fombitz(13828)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let A be the \$50/lb mix, B the \$80/lb mix. 1. 2. From eq. 1, Substitute, Then from above, . . . Use 5 lbs of \$50/lb mix, \$25 of the \$80/lb mix.