# SOLUTION: If i have 100 gallons of X mixed with 40 gallons of Y. What is the percentage of Y (in my 140 gallons)

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Mixture Word Problems Question 279799: If i have 100 gallons of X mixed with 40 gallons of Y. What is the percentage of Y (in my 140 gallons)Answer by stanbon(57347)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!If i have 100 gallons of X mixed with 40 gallons of Y. What is the percentage of Y (in my 140 gallons) ----------- x/100 = 40/140 x/100 = 4/14 x = 400/14 = 28.57% ======================= Cheers, Stan H.