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A chef spend 540.00 on tomatoes. If the price per kilo of tomatoes can be reduced by 2.00 per kilo, he could have bought 3 more kilos. What is the original

X=Pesos/kilo;(price) y=kilo; (qty) x(y)=540; x=540/y..............1.) arrangement: when x-2 and y+3; (x-2)(y+3)=540; xy-2y+3x-6=540; xy=540: -2y+3x-6=540-540; -2y+3(540/y)-6=0 -2y^2+1620-6y=0; y^2+3y-810=0; by quadratic formula; y=27kilos...ans; @1; x=540/27; x=P20/kilo..ans; if you wish to check just plug in the x and y values, in equation 1 @2..ty