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A few minutes ago, there were 80 litres of water in tank A and 7.2 litres of water in tank B.

Mary poured an equal amount of water into each tank.

Then , the amount of water in tank A became 8 times as much as the water in tank B.

(a) How much water did Mary pour into each tank?

(b) Find the total amount of water in both tanks now.

 

Notes to student:

  1. If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12
  2. Leave your answer as a decimal for part (a) and part (b).

 

 



The correct answer is : 3.2,93.6
(a)_____litres,(b)_____litres