How much of a 50% Alcohol solution should we mix with 10 gallons of 35% solution to get 40% solution Question How much of a 50% Alcohol solution should we mix with 10 gallons of 35% solution to get 40% solution in progress 0 Math Allison 2 weeks 2021-11-23T21:10:59+00:00 2021-11-23T21:10:59+00:00 1 Answer 0 views 0

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## 5 gallons of 50 % alcohol solution is used

Solution:Let “x” is the gallons of 50 % alcohol solution

Then, 10 gallons is 35 % solution

The, 10 + x is the gallons of 40 % solution

Then, according to question,

“x” gallons of 50 % solution is mixed with 10 gallons of 35 % solution to get 10 + x gallons of 40 % solutionTherefore,

Thus 5 gallons of 50 % alcohol solution is used