A beverage is made by mixing 1 part of water with 3 parts of fruit juice. How many parts of water are mixed with 1 part of fruit juice? A: 1 over 3. B: 1 over 2
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A beverage is made by mixing 1 part of water with 3 parts of fruit juice. How many parts of water are mixed with 1 part of fruit juice?
A: 1 over 3.
B: 1 over 2.
C: 3 over 2.
D: 3 over 1.
A: 1 over 3.
B: 1 over 2.
C: 3 over 2.
D: 3 over 1.
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1. User Answers Stephany04
for evey 1 part of water there is 3 parts juice so if there's only 1 part jucie it would be a 1/3 
2. User Answers ColinJacobus
Answer: The correct option is (A) 1 over 3.
Stepbystep explanation: Given that a beverage is made by mixing 1 part of water with 3 parts of fruit juice.
We are to find the number of parts of water that are mixed with 1 part of fruit juice.
We will be using the UNITARY method to solve the given problem.
We have
Number of parts of water that are mixed with 3 parts of fruit juice = 1,
Therefore, the number of parts of water that are mixed with 1 part of fruit juice is given by
[tex]\dfrac{1}{3}.[/tex]
Thus, the required number of parts of water is 1 over 3.
Option (A) is CORRECT.