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## nolan has too for 26 bedding plants in his garden. he can get pansies for $1.99 each, marigolds for $1.39 each, and zinnias for $0

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nolan has too for 26 bedding plants in his garden. he can get pansies for $1.99 each, marigolds for $1.39 each, and zinnias for $0.74 each. he plans to buy 10 of one type and 8 each of the other two types of plants.

a) what is the minimum (in $) edward will have to spend?

b) what is the maximum (in $) edward could spend

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proportions, it is found that:a)TheminimumEdward will have to spend is of$34.44.b)ThemaximumEdward will have to spend is of$36.94.## What is a proportion?

fractionof a total amount, and the measures are related using arule of three. Due to this, relations between variables, either direct or inverse proportional, can be built to find the desired measures in the problem.zinniais the least expensive plant, for theminimum, he buys 10 zinnias and 8 of the other 2, hence, considering the price of each plant, theminimum amount spentis given by:maximum, we buy10 pansies, hence:proportionsat https://brainly.com/question/24372153