Greg’s gas tank is 1/3 full after he buys 2 gallons of gas it is 1/2 full how many gallons can Greg’s tank hold
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Greg’s gas tank is 1/3 full after he buys 2 gallons of gas it is 1/2 full how many gallons can Greg’s tank hold
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1. User Answers jimrgrant1
Answer:
12 gallons
Stepbystep explanation:
let x be the amount tank can hold, then
[tex]\frac{1}{3}[/tex] x + 2 = [tex]\frac{1}{2}[/tex] x
Multiply through by 6
2x + 12 = 3x ( subtract 2x from both sides )
12 = x
The tank can hold 12 gallons