# SOLUTION: A store mixes Kenyan Coffee worth \$11 per kilogram and Turkish coffee worth \$15 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for \$14 per kilogram. Find how much of each should be used to

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 Question 540923: A store mixes Kenyan Coffee worth \$11 per kilogram and Turkish coffee worth \$15 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for \$14 per kilogram. Find how much of each should be used to make a 372-kilogram mixture. How many Kilograms of the Kenyan coffee should be in the mixture?_kg How many Kilograms of the Turkish coffee should be in the mixture?_kgAnswer by AnlytcPhil(1278)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A store mixes Kenyan Coffee worth \$11 per kilogram and Turkish coffee worth \$15 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for \$14 per kilogram. Find how much of each should be used to make a 372-kilogram mixture. ```Suppose we mix x kg of the Kenyan coffee with y kg of the Turkish coffee. Then we have two equations, a coffee equation and a money equation: The coffee equation comes from + = x + y = 372 The money equation comes from + = \$11x + \$15y = (\$14)(372) or 11x + 15y = 5208 So solve this system of equations: x + y = 372 11x + 15y = 5208 Answer: Mix 93 kilograms of Kenyan coffee and 279 kilogramss of Turkish coffee. Edwin```