MATH SOLVE

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# A nut mixture of almonds and cashew nuts at a small fair is $1.00 per pound of almonds and $3.55 per pound of cashew nuts. Over the entire day, 65 pounds of the nut mixture were sold for $189.95. If p is the number almonds and n is the number of cashew nuts, then the system of equations that models this scenario is: p+n=65p+3.55n=189.95p+n=65p+3.55n=189.95 Determine the correct description and amount of pounds for almonds and cashew nuts that were sold. A (26.0, 39.0)There were 26.0 pounds of almonds and 39.0 pounds of cashew nuts sold at the fair. B (16.0, 49.0)There were 16.0 pounds of almonds and 49.0 pounds of cashew nuts sold at the fair. C (49.0, 16.0)There were 49.0 pounds of almonds and 16.0 pounds of cashew nuts sold at the fair. D (39.0, 26.0)There were 39.0 pounds of almonds and 26.0 pounds of cashew nuts sold at the fair.

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Answer:p is 16 and N is 49.Step-by-step explanation: