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    Adjusting Antifreeze. Angela needs 20 quarts of 50% antifreeze solution in her radiator. She plans to obtain this by mixing some pure antifreeze with an appropriate amount of a 40% antifreeze solution. How many quarts of each should she use?

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    Adjusting Antifreeze. Angela needs 20 quarts of 50% antifreeze solution in her radiator. She plans to obtain this by mixing some pure antifreeze with an appropriate amount of a 40% antifreeze solution. How many quarts of each should she use?

    Let the amount of pure antifreeze taken be x and that of the 40% antifreeze be y.
    Then, by data, x + ...

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