Question 13

2 Points

A farmer has two types of milk, one that is 20% milkfat and one that is 12% milkfat. How much of each is needed to get 20 gallons of 15%

milkfat

2 Points

A farmer has two types of milk, one that is 20% milkfat and one that is 12% milkfat. How much of each is needed to get 20 gallons of 15%

milkfat

equationis formed of twoequal expressions.Theamountof20% milkand12% milkthat is needed to bemixedis7.5 gallonsand12.5 gallons,respectively.## What is an equation?

equationis formed when twoequal expressionsare equatedtogetherwith the help of an equal sign ‘=’.amountof20%milk mixedbe represented by x, while theamountof 12% milk mixed isrepresentedby y. Therefore, thetwo-equationcan be written as,amountof20% milkand12% milkthat is needed to bemixedis7.5 gallonsand12.5 gallons,respectively.Equation: