The post office charges $6 plus an additional $0.20 per pound to mail a package first class. ?

The post office charges $6 plus an additional $0.20 per pound to mail a package first class. The charges for using express mail is $10 plus an additional $0.04 per pound. How many pounds must the package weight in order for the cost of first class and express mail to be the same?

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  • 4 weeks ago

    Actually the rates on boxes change on January 26 again. New fee amounts are being applied.

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  • 4 weeks ago

    It’s 25 pounds. 

    6 + .2x = 10 + .04x

    Solve for x. 

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