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Bonita bought 2 1/5 kg of potatoes and 1 1/2 kg of carrots. how much more potatoes than carrots did she buy???

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  1. anonymous
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    suppose I told you i bought 2 pounds of sugar and 1 pound of salt, how much more sugar than salt did I buy?

  2. anonymous
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    one pound more???

  3. anonymous
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    how did you arrive at that answer?

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    i subtracted two from one

  5. anonymous
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    actually, you subtracted one from two. But good, so all you need to do now is subtract 1 1/2 kgs from 2 1/5kgs and you have your answer.

  6. anonymous
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    thank you i dont know what i would do without your help (cause my mom sucks at math)

  7. anonymous
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    you are welcome. Whenever you see a math problem, try to simplify it in terms you can easily visualize.

  8. anonymous
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    kk

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