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# In a mixture of 60 litres, the ratio of milk and water is 2:1. If this ratio is to be 1:2, then the quanity of water to be further added in litres is:

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## Quantity of Milk = ( 60 × 23 ) litres = 40 Litres. Quantity of water in it = (60-40) litres = 20 litres. New ratio = 1:2 Let quantity of water to be added further be x litres. Then, milk : water = ( 4020+x ). Now, ( 4020+x ) = 12 ⇒ 20+x = 80 ⇒ x= 60.

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