# A chemist mixes a 200 L of a solution that is 60% acid with a 300 L of a solution that is 20% acid. What is the percentage of the mixture?

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Aug 11, 2015

The resulting mixture is

#### Explanation:

The resulting mixture's acid proportion is

The volume of the mixture is

The volume of acid in the first solution is

The volume of acid in the second solution is

Therefore, the resulting mixture's acid proportion is: