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how many ounces of a 12 alcohol solution must be mixed with 2 ounces of a 20% alcohol solution to make a 14% alcohol solution?

 Aug 24, 2020
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I assumed that 12 means 12% alcohol solution.

 

Let the number of ounces of 12% solution = T

 

0.12T + 0.2*2 =0.14*[T+2], solve for T

 

T = 6 ounces of 12% solution added to 2 ounces of 20% solution will make 8 ounces of 14% solution.

 Aug 24, 2020

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