A. 3/5

B. 1/2

**C. 1/4**

D. 2/7

# Mixtures and Allegations

## Milk and water in two vessels A and B are in the ratio 4:3 and 2:3 respectively in what ratio the liquids in both the vessels should be mixed to obtain a new mixture in vessel C containing half milk and half water?

A. 1:1

B. 1:3

C. 1:2

**D. 7:5**

## A mixture of 150 liters of wine and water contains 20% water. How much more water should be added so that water becomes 25% of the new mixture?

A. 7 liters

B. 15 liters

**C. 10 liters**

D. 9 liters

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## A vessel of capacity 90 litres is fully filled with pure milk. Nine litres of milk is removed from the vessel and replaced with water. Nine litres of the solution thus formed is removed and replaced with water. Find the quantity of pure milk in the final milk solution?

A. 72

**B. 72.9**

C. 73.8

D. 74.7

E. None of these

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## In a can, there is a mixture of milk and water in the ratio 4 : 5. If it is filled with an additional 8 litres of milk the can would be full and ratio of milk and water would become 6 : 5. Find the capacity of the can?

A. 40

**B. 44**

C. 48

D. 52

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## In a mixture of milk and water, the proportion of milk by weight was 80%. If, in a 180 gm mixture, 36 gms of pure milk is added, what would be the percentage of milk in the mixture formed?

A. 80%

B. 100%

C. 84%

D. 87.5%

**E. None of these**

## In what ratio must water be mixed with milk to gain 16 2/3 % by selling the mixture at cost price?

**A. 1:6**

B. 2:3

C. 4:3

D. 6:1

## 8 litres are drawn from a cask full of wine and is then filled with water. This operation is performed three more times. The ratio of the quantity of wine now left in cask to that of water is 16 : 65. How much wine did the cask hold originally?

A. 18 litres

**B. 24 litres**

C. 32 litres

D. 42 litres