#### Alligation or Mixture Question & Answers

The diluted wine contains only 8 liters of wine and the rest is water. A new mixture whose concentration is 30%, is to be formed by replacing wine. How many liters of mixture shall be replaced with pure wine if there was initially 32 liters of water in the mixture?

A) 4 | B) 5 |

C) 8 | D) None of these |

Explanation:

Wine Water

8L 32L

1 : 4

20 % 80% (original ratio)

30 % 70% (required ratio)

In ths case, the percentage of water being reduced when the mixture is being replaced with wine.

so the ratio of left quantity to the initial quantity is 7:8

Therefore ,

Subject: Alligation or Mixture - Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic Ability

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