Gasoline mixture problem
Peter decides to mix grades of gasoline in his truck. He puts in 5 gallons of regular and 10 gallons of premium for a total cost of $31.05 If premium gasoline costs $0.18 more per gallon than regular, what was the price of each grade of gasoline?
A mixture problem
A store mixes red fescue worth $10 per pound and ryegrass worth $13 per pound. The mixture is to sell for $12 per pound. Find how much of each should be used to make a 264 pound mixture.
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