SOLVED *Help with Amount = RateTotal* SOLVED SOLVED 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data A pharmacist is mixing an 2.3% saline solution and an 9.6% saline solution to get 2.6 litres of a 5% solution. How much of the 2.3% solution is needed? 2. Relevant equations Amount = Rate x Total 3. The attempt at a solution I have no idea how to set this up. Would I do something like .023x + .096y = .05(2.6) then solve for x and y? I am not sure where to go with this. Any help with be greatly appreciated.