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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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    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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