Posted by **ggift** on Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 3:21pm.

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

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**MathMate**, Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 4:12pm
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?

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**ggift**, Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 4:43pm
so would i take 192/12 and 16 is the answer?

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**MathMate**, Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 5:31pm
It's correct!

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**ggift**, Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 10:53pm
Thank you!!!!!

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