Mixture problem:

All prices: 2-decimal value between 1 and 10.

1. Input value for price of peanuts.

• Click in input field. Type in price and hit Enter.
(Patience - the first time it takes it a little time.)

priceP =

2. Input value for price of cashews.

• Click in input field. Type in price and hit Enter.

priceC =

3. Input value for price of mixture.

• Click in input field. Type in price between priceP and priceC and hit Enter.

priceM =

4. Input total pounds of mixture lbsMix

• Click in input field. Type in 1-decimal number between 1 and 15 and hit Enter.

lbsMix =

5. Click on "Show problem" to see the problem text with these numbers.

• Click in each field, type in 2-decimal number.

lbsPeanuts = and lbsCashews =

• Then, click on Check Answer.

• Select "Show equations" to check.

For Better Viewing

• Use move graphics window tool . (Click and drag.)

• Click on reset tool to start over.

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LFS (Idea by David Cox)       http://mathcasts.org/mtwiki      See also: Algebra with Geogebra     Created with GeoGebra