Posted by **Ashley** on Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 2:33pm.

Translate the problem into a pair of linear equations in two variables. Solve the equations using either elimination or substitution. State your answer for both variables.

An orchard operator must dilute 11 quarts of a 60% insecticide solution by adding water. Hpw many quarts of water should be added to get a mixture that is 2% insecticide?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- College Algebra - Translate the problem into a pair of linear equations in two ...
- algebra - Translate the problem into a pair of linear equations in two variables...
- math - Translate the problem into a pair of linear equations in two variables. ...
- College Algebra - 4. Translate the problem into a pair of linear equations in ...
- systems word problems - the sum of two numbers is 11. their product is 30. find ...
- algebra - i need help with these problems (either a solution or how to plug them...
- quick question regarding equations - I know there are methods out there but what...
- Geometry :( - this maths problem is wrecking my head.... 1.find the points of ...
- Basic Math - I forgot how to solve for two variables... Please check if I solved...
- Algebra 2 - 6x=9y-21. 6y=4x+14 plz help...I can't figure out how to do this ...

More Related Questions