A certain bleach is 5% active ingredients. In 10 gallons of this bleach, how much is active ingredients?

Oct 24, 2016

$0.5 = \frac{1}{2}$ gallon

Explanation:

NO matter how much or how little bleach there is, the percent of active ingredients stays the same at 5%

Find 5% of the 10 gallons.

5% xx 10 gallons

=$0.5 = \frac{1}{2}$ gallon