# Question: the johnson farm has 500 acres of land allotted for...

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The Johnson Farm has 500 acres of land allotted for cultivating
corn and wheat. The cost of cultivating corn and wheat (including
seeds and labor) is $42 and $28 per acre, respectively. Jacob
Johnson has $16,800 available for cultivating these crops. If he
wishes to use all the allotted land and his entire budget for
cultivating these two crops, how many acres of each crop should he
plant? (Let *x* and *y* denote the number of acres of
corn and wheat, respectively.)

= 500

= 16,800