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A punch recipe calls for 1.5 L of fruit juice and 700mL of gingerale. How much fruit...
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This is a proportions problem, Fruit Juice / Gingerale. First, get all your units the same, so 700ml = .7 L. Now set up the proportion:
1.5 L Fruit Juice / .7 L Gingerale = x L Fruit Juice / 2.5 L Gingerale, so
1.5 / .7 = x / 2.5
.7x = 1.5 * 2.5
.7x = 3.75
x = 5.36 L
Posted by enotechris on December 3, 2008 at 11:59 PM (Answer #1)
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