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anonymous
 4 years ago
20% of the ointment is too weak and 60% is way too strong, but 25% is just right. To get 25% you have to mix 24 fluid onces in volume. How many fluid onces of each did we use? I give out medals :)
anonymous
 4 years ago
20% of the ointment is too weak and 60% is way too strong, but 25% is just right. To get 25% you have to mix 24 fluid onces in volume. How many fluid onces of each did we use? I give out medals :)

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dumbcow
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A +B = 24 .2A + .6B = .25(24)

dumbcow
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0solve using elimination multiply bottom equation by 5 A + B = 24 A 3B = 30  2B = 6 B = 3 A + 3 = 24 A = 21

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can u please show me ??? I will give u a medal :)

dumbcow
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0?? i already wrote the solution

dumbcow
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0which part do you not understand
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