#### Ben.chesterman

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A merchant wishes to mix $8/kg of tea with tea worths $4/kg to get a 80kg mixture worth $5/kg. How many kg of tea should be used?

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A merchant wishes to mix $8/kg of tea with tea worths $4/kg to get a 80kg mixture worth $5/kg. How many kg of tea should be used?

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A merchant wishes to mix $8/kg of tea with tea worth $4/kg to get 80kg mixture worth $5/kg. How much Kg of each tea should be used?

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A merchant wishes to mix $8/kg of tea with tea worths $4/kg to get a 80kg mixture worth $5/kg. How many kg of tea should be used?

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