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Suppose that you received an unexpected inheritance of ​$28,800. You have decided to invest the money by placing some of the money in stocks and some in bonds. To​ diversify, you decided that three times the amount in bonds should equal five times the amount invested in stocks. How much should be invested in​ stocks? How much should be invested in​ bonds?

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anvitasajja

86,400 in bonds and 144,000 in stocks

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s is stocks and b is bonds s + b = 28800 3b = 5s or s = 3/5 b substitute in for s 3/5 b + b = 28800 3b + 5b = 144000 8b = 144000 b = 18000 amt in bonds s + 18000 = 28800 s = 10800 amt in stocks

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