Seven up

Peter barman is making 8 gallons of Tropical trip punch. He has already poured in 1 3/4 gal of pineapple juice and 2 1/2 gal of orange juice. The only other ingredient us 7-Up. How much does 7-Up does Peter need?

Correct answer:

x =  3.75 gal

Step-by-step explanation:

V=8 gal V1=134=1+34=1 4+34=74=1.75 gal V2=212=2+12=2 2+12=52=2.5 gal  x=VV1V2=81.752.5=154 gal=334 gal=3.75 gal

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