Practice!

Sample Problem

A tank (Container A) has a capacity of 235 ml and a jug (Container B) has a capacity of 105 ml more than the tank. The contents of 3 tanks and 2 jugs are poured into Container C to fill it to the brim, find the capacity in Container C.

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Solution

The capacity of the jug, Container B is

235 ml + 105 ml = 340 ml

The capacity of Container C is

 (235 ml × 3) + (340 ml × 2) = 1385 ml