# Please help..., Iced tea mixture is in drink one as 9 tbsp mix to 4 cups of water and in drink 2 as 7 tbsp mix to 5 cups of water If I want a strong glass of iced tea do I use mix 1 or 2? Please help me explain.

##### 1 Answer

May 2, 2018

You must use the **first** mix.

#### Explanation:

In the first mix, there are 9 tablespoons of iced tea for 4 cups. So, there must be exactly

Similarly, the second mix has 7 tablespoons of iced tea for 5 cups of water. So, 1 cup of water must contain

Now you must find which mix has a greater fraction. First, convert both fractions to a common denominator.

Clearly,