Posted by **Tessa** on Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 4:05pm.

Translate to a system of equations. DO NOT SOLVE.

A nontoxic scouring powder is made up of 4 parts baking soda and 1 part vinegar. How much of each ingredient is needed for a 16-oz mixture?

What are the two equations? For most problems, I can easily find the info for the two equations, but this time, I just don't see the info for equations?

Thanks!

- Algebra -
**Damon**, Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 4:42pm
4/5 baking soda and 1/5 vinegar

4/5*16 =

1/5*16 =

- Algebra -
**Damon**, Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 4:44pm
or

b + v = 16

b = 4 v

same result

- Quick question -
**Tessa**, Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 5:56pm
So that means the amount of baking soda is the same as 4 vinegar?

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Algebra 1 - Translate to a system of equations. But do not solve. A nontoxic ...
- Chemisty - We recently did the baking soda vinegar reaction to determine how ...
- Algebra - A nontoxic wood furniture polish can be made by mixing mineral(or ...
- Pre-Algebra - Find each product or quotient. express using exponents 4. Neutral ...
- Science - Trini adds 10g of baking soda to 100g of vinegar. The mixture begins ...
- science - if 8 g of vinegar is added to baking soda to form 24 g of c02 and ...
- Chemistry - In the space below, show your work for determining the volume, mass...
- baking - regarding the blending method, which statement is false? A.Recipes ...
- chem - Baking powder consists of 4 ingredients – CaHPO4, NaAl(SO4)2, NaHCO3 and ...
- chemistry - Baking soda is sodium bicarbonate (NaHCO3). When you heat baking ...

More Related Questions