Posted by ggift on .
if a paint mixture has 11 gallons of base for every gallon of color, how any gallons of color would be in 192 gallons of paint would there be?
I have 16gallons

ALGEBRA 
MathMate,
So in 12 gallons of paint, there is one gallon of colour, and 11 gallons of base.
In 192 gallons of paint, how many gallons of colour are there? 
ALGEBRA 
ggift,
so would i take 192/12 and 16 is the answer?

ALGEBRA 
MathMate,
It's correct!

ALGEBRA 
ggift,
Thank you!!!!!

ALGEBRA 
Anonymous,
So in 12 gallons of paint, there is one gallon of colour, and 11 gallons of base.
In 192 gallons of paint, how many gallons of colour are there?