# SOLUTION: Emily mixed together 9 gal. of Brand A fruit drink and 8 gal. of Brand B fruit drink which contains 48% fruit juice. Find the percent of fruit juice in Brand A if the mixture conta

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 Question 363209: Emily mixed together 9 gal. of Brand A fruit drink and 8 gal. of Brand B fruit drink which contains 48% fruit juice. Find the percent of fruit juice in Brand A if the mixture contained 30% fruit juice.Answer by stanbon(57250)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Emily mixed together 9 gal. of Brand A fruit drink and 8 gal. of Brand B fruit drink which contains 48% fruit juice. Find the percent of fruit juice in Brand A if the mixture contained 30% fruit ----- Equation: fruit + fruit = fruit (x/100)9 + 0.41*8 = 0.30(9+8) --- Multiply thru by 100 to get: 9x + 41*8 = 30*17 9x = 182 x = 20.22% (Percent of fruit in Brand A) =============== Cheers, Stan H.