CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon


Question

300 gm of sugar solution has 40% sugar in it. How much sugar should be added to make it 50% in the solution?


  1. 30 gm

  2. 50 gm

  3. 40 gm

  4. 20 gm

  5. 60 gm


Solution

The correct option is E

60 gm


The existing solution has 40% sugar. Sugar is to be mixed so the other solution has 100% sugar, so by alligation method:

The two mixtures should be added in the ratio 5:1.Therefore, required sugar=3005×1=60gm

flag
 Suggest corrections
thumbs-up
 
0 Upvotes


Similar questions
QuestionImage
QuestionImage
View More...


People also searched for
QuestionImage
QuestionImage
View More...



footer-image