An Orange-lemon juice mixture can be made by mixing orange juice and lemonade in a ration of 5 to 2. Explain how to solve: How much orange juice and how much lemonade should you use to make 10 cups of the juice mixture?
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since ratio of orange juice to lemonade is 5: 2 then for every cup of juice there will be
5/(5+2) = 5/7 will be orange juice
2/7 will be lemon juice
in 10 cups orange juice will be
5/7*10 = 7.143 cups will be orange juice
lemon juice will be
2/7 *10 = 2.857 cups
therefore you need 7.143 cups of orange juice and 2.857 cups of lemon juice to make 10 cups
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