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2 February, 18:21

Scott's gas tank is 1/4 full. After he buys 10 gallons of gas, it is 2/3 full. How many gallons can Scott's tank hold?

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  1. 2 February, 18:55
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    Scott's gas tank is a 1/4 full.

    After he buys 10 gallons of gas, it is 2/3's full.

    The difference between 1/4 and 2/3 is 5/12.

    Which means 5/12th is 10 gallons of gas.

    Full tank will hold 10 x 12/5 gallons of gas.

    So, Scott's tank can hold 24 gallons of gas.

    Have a fabulous night Autumnnaceautum!
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