Posted by **Rod** on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 10:23pm.

Danny poured 78 liters of water into containers X, Y, and Z. The ratio of the volume of water in Container X to the volume of water in Container Y is 5 : 2. The ratio of the volume of water in Container Y to the volume of water in Container Z is 8 : 11.

a) How much water was poured into Container X

b) How much more water was poured into Container X than Container Z?

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**james**, Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 10:26pm
the name not rod it's james

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**james**, Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 10:42pm
help me please

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**Steve**, Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 5:39am
x+y+z = 78

x/y = 5/2

y/z = 8/11

(x,y,z) = (40,16,22)

x-z = 18

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