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anonymous
 one year ago
Meg has can that contains 80% of orange juice and the rest water. The can 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 orange juice and water in the can. Define the variable used in the equation.
Part B: how many liters of orange juice are present in the can? Show your work
anonymous
 one year ago
Meg has can that contains 80% of orange juice and the rest water. The can 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 orange juice and water in the can. Define the variable used in the equation. Part B: how many liters of orange juice are present in the can? Show your work

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DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01 Liter of water is 20% of the total volume 1 L = 0.20*(Total)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So is that for part a or part b @DanJS

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah that is part A, they want an equation to determine the total volume 1 = 0.20*V where V is the total volume

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so V = 1/0.2 = 5 The total is 5 Liters, 1 Liter is Water, so, 4 Liters is Juice
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