Solving a percent mixture problem using a linear equation

timer Asked: Aug 27th, 2015

Question Description

In the lab, John has two solutions that contain alcohol and is mixing them with each other. He uses 


 times as much Solution A as Solution B. Solution A is


 alcohol and Solution B is 


 alcohol. How many milliliters of Solution B does he use, if the resulting mixture has 

162 milliliters of pure alcohol? 

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