How many kilograms of tea worth 300 rupeese per kg should be mixed with 10 kg of tea worth 240 per kg to produce a mixture to cost 260 per kg

The amount of tea worth Rs.300 be added be = X

Quantity of tea taken that was worth Rs.240 =10 kg

The mixture to be produced is of Rs 260 per kg

Total quantity of tea that will be produced after mix= (10+x) kg

From the given data the equation can be written as

300x + 240 (10) = 260(10+x)

300x + 2400= 260x + 2600

40x = 200

X= 5

Solving the above, we get x=5.

5kg of tea worth Rs.300

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