# A mixture of 30 liters of paint is 25% red tint, 30% yellow tint and 45% water. Six liters of red tint are added to the original mixture. What is the percent of red tint in the new mixture?

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Jun 11, 2018

#### Explanation:

6 litres of red tint is added.

This gives a total volume of 36 litres.

Percentage of red tint:

Remember that the percentages of yellow and the water will change as well. i.e.

Percentage of yellow:

Percentage of water: