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anonymous
 one year ago
I need help here~!
A chemist has 20 pints of mixture that is 50% acid. How much water must be add to make the mixture 40% acid?
anonymous
 one year ago
I need help here~! A chemist has 20 pints of mixture that is 50% acid. How much water must be add to make the mixture 40% acid?

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MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How much water and how much acid is there in the original mixture?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.020 mixture of acid and 20 mixture of water

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no  it is 50% each how many pints each is that?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry. I wrote the question wrong. It is supposed to be 40.

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK so if you add x pints of water how much total will there be? how much acid will there be?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I don't get the questions. :/

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you rephrase them?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have trouble with English.

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you start with 20 pints acid + 20 pints water if you add x pints of water how much total will there be? how much acid will there be?

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how many pints will there be all together how many pints of acid will there be

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So you add the mixture of 20 acid and 20 mixture of water?

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you also ad x pints of water (that is the unknown amount that we need to find)

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1437750063429:dw find x so the mixture is 40% acid

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm having trouble with how to find x.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What am I supposed to do to find x?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The answer is 200/40 right?

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if you add x pints of water how much total will there be? how much acid will there be?

MrNood
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you need to answer those question FIRST if you cannot  then I cannot help you further

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It's okay. I'll try to further it myself first.
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