Another word problem - A dairy farmer wants to mix some buttermilk that is 12% butterfat with some that is 8% butterfat. If he wants to produce 100 gallons of buttermilk that is 9% butterfat, how much of each should he mix?

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is it 12x + 8 (100 - x) = 100 (9) --- 12x - 800x = 900 --- 788x=900 --- x=1.14

no.. that cant be it... the question asks for 'how much each should be"

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