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A restaurant has one type of lemonade that has 12% sugar and another that is 7% sugar. How many gallons of each does the restaurant need to make 20 gallons of a lemonade mixture that is 10% sugar?
a. 12 gallons of the 12% lemonade and 8 gallons of the 7% lemonade.

b.10 gallons of the 12% lemonade and 10 gallons of the 7% lemonade.

c.8 gallons of the 12% lemonade and 12 gallons of the 7% lemonade.

d.2 gallons of the 12% lemonade and 18 gallons of the 7% lemonade. *****

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