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anonymous
 5 years ago
Out of a swarm of bees one fifth part settled on a Kadamba blossom; one third on a Silihindra flower; three times the difference of those numbers flew to the bloom of a Kutaja. One bee, which remained, hovered about in the air. Tell me, charming woman, the number of bees ??????
Hint: Call the number of bees and convert the story into an equation.
anonymous
 5 years ago
Out of a swarm of bees one fifth part settled on a Kadamba blossom; one third on a Silihindra flower; three times the difference of those numbers flew to the bloom of a Kutaja. One bee, which remained, hovered about in the air. Tell me, charming woman, the number of bees ?????? Hint: Call the number of bees and convert the story into an equation.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0think about the number of bees as the variable X, then write what they tell you about the number of bees

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That is where I was going  ie: (1/5)x settled on Kadamba blossom...
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