Alligation or Mixture - Quantitative Aptitude (MCQ) questions for Q. 29803

Q.  A milkman had water and milk mixture in a can with water to milk ratio 5:7. He accidently spills 9 liters of the mixture. He then fills the can with water equal in quantity to spilled mixture. This makes the water to milk ratio 9:7. How much milk did the can initially have?
- Published on 08 May 17

a. 21 liters
b. 24 liters
c. 16 liters
d. 20 liters

ANSWER: 21 liters
mixture and alligation

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