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The Perez family has 100 more shares of stock b than of stock A. The current price per share of stock A is 18.50 and of stock B is $24.75. At most how many shares of each do they have if the average price per share is greater than$22?

2 years ago
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@ganeshie8 @Loser66

2 years ago
OpenStudy (loser66):

Any idea?

2 years ago
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2 years ago
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This is what I got so far

2 years ago
OpenStudy (loser66):

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2 years ago
OpenStudy (loser66):

very good, go ahead, solve for x

2 years ago
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x is greater than 366.6

2 years ago
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so would my answers be a=366 and b=466?

2 years ago
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ops I mean x is less than 366.6

2 years ago
OpenStudy (loser66):

$$\dfrac{18.50 x +24.75 (x+100)}{2x+100}\geq 22$$ $$18.50x +24.75 x +2475 \geq 22(2x+100)\geq 44x +2200$$ $$43.25x +2475 \geq 44x +2200$$ $$0.75 x \leq 475$$ $$x \leq 633.33$$

2 years ago
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isnt -2475+2200= -275?

2 years ago
OpenStudy (loser66):

oh, yeah, my bad!! I am sorry

2 years ago
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Anyways thanks for the help and clarification!

2 years ago
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