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The percentage of sugar in a solution of sugar and water is 9%. 4 litres of this is diluted by adding 500ml of water, what is the percentage of sugar in the new solution?

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DelphiaGiraud424

S:W = 9:91   here 4 lt equivalent to 100  initally, Sugar:Water = 36/100: 364/100 finally, S:W = 36/100 :364/100 +50/100 > 36/100 : 414/100 sugar %  =( 36/ 450 )* 100 = 8 %

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