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Mrs. Morgan is serving large cookies at a holiday party. She needs enough cookies for 19 children to get 2 cookies each. Each package of cookies contains 6 large cookies for $2.49. Mrs. Morgan bought 6 packages of cookies. Did she buy the right number of packages?
Yes, 6 packages contain a great deal of cookies.
Yes, the store only had 6 packages of cookies.
No, Mrs. Morgan should know that some students may be able to eat 5 cookies.
No, Mrs. Morgan should have bought 7 packages of cookies since she is two co
 3 years ago
Mrs. Morgan is serving large cookies at a holiday party. She needs enough cookies for 19 children to get 2 cookies each. Each package of cookies contains 6 large cookies for $2.49. Mrs. Morgan bought 6 packages of cookies. Did she buy the right number of packages? Yes, 6 packages contain a great deal of cookies. Yes, the store only had 6 packages of cookies. No, Mrs. Morgan should know that some students may be able to eat 5 cookies. No, Mrs. Morgan should have bought 7 packages of cookies since she is two co

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catsrule332
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Answer: No, Mrs. Morgan should have bought 7 packages of cookies since she is two co.. 19*2=38 38/6= 6.3333 Round up, 7 .

phi
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There are 19 kids. If each gets one cookie, you need 19 cookies. If each gets 2 cookies, then you need 2*19= 38 cookies. How many cookies are in 6 packages? 6 packages x 6 cookies per pack= 36. Ooops! 36 is not enough.
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