## Realated Questions

How many litres of a 12 litre mixture containing milk and water in the ratio of 2 : 3 be replaced with pure milk so that the resultant mixture contains milk and water in equal proportion?

How many litres of water should be added to a 30 litre mixture of milk and water containing milk and water in the ratio of 7 : 3 such that the resultant mixture has 40% water in it?

The cost of a diamond varies directly as the square of its weight. Once, this diamond broke into four pieces with weights in the ratio 1: 2: 3: 4. When the pieces were sold, the merchant got Rs. 70,000 less. Find the original price of the diamond.