# Emily mixed together 9 gal. of Brand A fruit drink and 8 gal. of Brand B fruit drink which contains 48% fruit juice. What is the percent of fruit juice in Brand A if the mixture contained 30% fruit juice?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 20, 2016

You do this by figuring out the amounts of pure fruit juice in all.

#### Explanation:

Mixture:

17 gal 30% contains:

From Brand B:

8 gal 48% contains:

So

So the percentage of A is: