Life And Death In The Desert - Part 2

Gina is traveling with Tom into the desert, and she'll be carrying all of their food. She can carry a maximum of 9.5 kg,9.5 \text{ kg}, and has 5500 cm35500\text{ cm}^3 of space to carry supplies in her bag. Gina can pick from the following collection of supplies:

\quad\, Food item - Weight / Volume / Calories

  • granola bars - 240 g / 400 cm3^3 / 900 calories
  • potato chips - 135 g / 400 cm3^3 / 650 calories
  • beef jerky - 2800 g / 1500 cm3^3 / 5000 calories
  • almonds - 410 g / 410 cm3^3 / 950 calories
  • apples - 182 g / 190 cm3^3 / 95 calories.

What is the largest number of calories she can bring with them, given her constraints?

Note: Gina can bring as many as she wants of each of the above items.

×

Problem Loading...

Note Loading...

Set Loading...