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# A landscape supply business charges $35 to deliver mulch the cost of the mulches 29 per cubic yard right and solve a linear equation to find the cost of having 6 cubic yards of mulch delivered to a site

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Answer:Landscape supply business will take [tex]\$ 209[/tex] to deliver 6 cubic yard of mulch at the site.Step-by-step explanation:Given:A landscape supply business charges [tex]\$35[/tex] to deliver mulch.∴Fixed charge = [tex]\$35[/tex]Rate of Per cubic yard of mulch = [tex]\$29[/tex]Let the number of cubic yard be [tex]x[/tex]Total Cost =Fixed charges + Rate of Per cubic yard of mulch [tex]\times[/tex] number of cubic yardTotal Cost = [tex]\$35 +\$29x[/tex]We need to find total cost to deliver 6 cubic yard of mulch at site [tex]x=6[/tex].Total Cost to deliver 6 cubic yard of mulch at site = [tex]\$35 + \$29 \times 6 = \$35 + \$ 174 = \$ 209[/tex]