SOLUTION: sixteen kg of sulfur are needed to make 49 kg of sulfuric acid. How many kg of sulfur are needed to make 40 kg of sulfuric acid?

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 Question 635139: sixteen kg of sulfur are needed to make 49 kg of sulfuric acid. How many kg of sulfur are needed to make 40 kg of sulfuric acid?Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi, sixteen kg of sulfur are needed to make 49 kg of sulfuric acid. How many kg of sulfur are needed to make 40 kg of sulfuric acid? Inquiry Sets Up the proportion: |Cross Multiply to solve for x ```