# SOLUTION: A chemist wants to mix some pure acid with some water to produce 16 L of a solution that is 30% acid. How much pure acid and how much water should be mixed?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Mixture Word Problems Question 461979: A chemist wants to mix some pure acid with some water to produce 16 L of a solution that is 30% acid. How much pure acid and how much water should be mixed?Answer by rwm(914)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!.3*16 = 4.8 L acid .7*16 = 11.2 L water