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# You are making juice from concentrate. The directions on the packaging say to mixI can of juice with 3 cans of water. A can is 12 fluid ounces.

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Answer: 25 can. Step-by-step explanation:Here is the complete question: You are making juice from concentrate. The directions on the packaging say to mix 1 can of juice with 3 cans of water to make orange juice. How many 12 fluid ounces cans of the concentrate are required to prepare 200 6-ounce servings of orange juice?Given: Ratio to make juice with concentrate:water is 1:3.As required we need to prepare 200 6 ounce serving of Orange juice.∴ [tex]200\times 6= 1200\ ounce[/tex]Let there be x ounce of concentrate and 3x ounce of water to make 1200 ounce of orange juice.Now, [tex]x+3x= 1200[/tex]∴ x= 300 ounceNext, lets find out how many cans of 12 ounce is required.[tex]\frac{300}{12} = 25\ cans[/tex]∴ 25 cans is required to make 1200 ounce of orange juice.