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Jug contains water and orange juice in the ratio 5:7 . anoth

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Re: Jug contains water and orange juice in the ratio 5:7 . anoth [#permalink] New post 21 Apr 2014, 20:21
Quantity of Orange Juice in

Jug 1 \(= \frac{7}{12}\)

Jug 2 \(= \frac{2}{9}\)

Requirement in the mixture\(= \frac{4}{7}\)

Using Alligation method

\(\frac{\frac{4}{7} - \frac{2}{9}}{\frac{7}{12} - \frac{4}{7}}\)

\(= \frac{88}{3}\)
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Re: Jug contains water and orange juice in the ratio 5:7 . anoth [#permalink] New post 02 May 2014, 02:29
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Can someone please show how to do this problem by allegation :?:
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Can someone please show how to do this problem by allegation :?:


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