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    1. During a road trip, Tonya drove one-third the distance that Lana drove. Mark drove 15 miles more than Lana. The total distance they drove on the trip was 491. How many miles did each person drive?

    2. A business wholesaler wants to create a new punch. He will mix fruit juice worth 2.00 per gallon and rum worth 7.00 per gallon. He wants to obtain 100 gallons worth of punch worth 4.00 per gallon. How much of each beverage should he use?

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    This solution provides steps to determine speed, time and distance formulae, focusing on concentrations for mixtures problems.

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