# SOLUTION: How many milligrams of pure water must be added to 6 mg of a 40% solution to obtain a 25% solution? Round to the nearest tenth.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Mixture Word Problems Question 463751: How many milligrams of pure water must be added to 6 mg of a 40% solution to obtain a 25% solution? Round to the nearest tenth.Answer by jorel1380(2518)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!6x.4=2.4 .25p=2.4 p=2.4/.25=9.6 9.6-6=3.6 gms pure water necessary to be added..