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  • one year ago

Bruce has a bottle that contains 60% of lemon juice and the rest water. The bottle has 1 liter of water. Part A: Write an equation in one variable that can be used to find the total number of liters of lemon juice and water in the bottle. Define the variable used in the equation. (5 points) Part B: How many liters of lemon juice are present in the bottle? Show your work. (5 points)

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    please help someone any one im BEGGING!

  2. perl
    • one year ago
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    SHow me what you have so far.

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    total volume of liquid be x liters then volume of lemon juice = 0.6x liters volume of water = 1 liter therefore we have; x = 0.6x + 1

  4. anonymous
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    not sure if this is right

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @perl

  6. perl
    • one year ago
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    Yes that is correct. Can you now solve for x for part B)

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