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 Click here to see ALL problems on Mixture Word Problems Question 561724: I need help solving a word problem using formula %*amount=product Can you please help me set the problem up and help me solve Crisco Canola Oil is 7% saturated fat. Crisco blends corn oil that is 14% saturated fat with Crisco Canola Oil to get Crisco Canola and Corn Oil, which is 11% saturated fat. How many gallons of corn oil must crisco mix with 600 gallons of crisco canola oil to get crisco canola and corn oil?Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Crisco Canola Oil is 7% saturated fat. Crisco blends corn oil that is 14% saturated fat with Crisco Canola Oil to get Crisco Canola and Corn Oil, which is 11% saturated fat. How many gallons of corn oil must crisco mix with 600 gallons of crisco canola oil to get crisco canola and corn oil? : Let x = amt of corn oil required : A typical mixture equation using amt of fat. : .14x + .07(600) = .11(x+600) .14x + 42 = .11x + 66 .14x - .11x = 66 - 42 .03x = 24 x = x = 800 gal of Corn oil : : Check this .14(800) + .07(600) = .11(800+600) 112 + 42 = .11(1400) 154 = 154 :