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Hi, i need help with this question, i dont know how to do it; "A farmer has 196 pounds of apples. He must pack them in 5 pound bags or 2 pound bags. if he were to pack them with the same amount of bags for each different weight bag, how many bags of each weight bag?" Please explain how you did it.

 Jun 19, 2020
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Let the number of bags for both weights be x.

5x+2x=196

7x=196

x=28

 Jun 19, 2020

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