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reduce 16 ounces of a 18% saline solution to a 10% solution, how much distilled water
To reduce 16 ounces of a 18% saline solution to a 10% solution, [ how much distilled water (to the nearest tenth oz.) should a nurse add? . Let x = ounces of distilled water to add then .18(16) = .10(16+x) 2.88 = 1.6+.10x 1.28 = .10x 12.8 = x . The nurse should add 12.8 oz. of distilled water. ]
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Weegy: To reduce 16 ounces of a 18% saline solution to a 10% solution, [ how much distilled water (to the nearest tenth oz.) should a nurse add? . Let x = ounces of distilled water to add then .18(16) = .10(16+x) 2.88 = 1.6+.10x 1.28 = .10x 12.8 = x . The nurse should add 12.8 oz. of distilled water. ]
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6 square ft per individual will be required to meet the needs of 12 people. if the storage space is 15% of the total amount of space required, how much total space does mf. thompson have
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They would need 480 square feet. 6 feet x12 people = 72 feet. If 72 feet is 15%, then 1% = 4.8, so 100% =480.
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