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    this is my question:
    a blend of tea is made by mixing lapsang with assam in the ratio 3:5. I have alot of assam tea but only 600g of lapsang. How much assam do i need to make the blend with all the lapsang?

    would i do this to get the answer: 600/3=200 200 x 5=1000??
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    Quote Originally Posted by andyboy179 View Post
    this is my question:
    a blend of tea is made by mixing lapsang with assam in the ratio 3:5. I have alot of assam tea but only 600g of lapsang. How much assam do i need to make the blend with all the lapsang?

    would i do this to get the answer: 600/3=200 200 x 5=1000??
    yes .
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