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The jelly junior high school color is made by mixing red paint to yellow is 3 to 5, How much red paint should be mixed with 20 oz of yellow?

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    Cross multiply and solve for x.

    3/5 = x/20

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    6 ounces

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    3/5=x/20
    5x=20x3
    5x=60
    x=60/5
    x=12

    12 ounces:)

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    12 oz.

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    Don't know if makes to much sense but
    the 5 to 3 part which 5-3 is 2 and 3*2 is 6 that's how i got my answer
    5 to 3
    5-3=2
    3*2=6

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    i got 20 oz.

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    is it 12 or 20 i got both in two difffrent ways

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