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Hey everyone, my cousins having trouble with this problem and i'm not sure how to help.
20 lb turkey, takes 5 hours to cook, how long does it take to cook per pound. It needs to be set up algebraically.
 one year ago
 one year ago
Hey everyone, my cousins having trouble with this problem and i'm not sure how to help. 20 lb turkey, takes 5 hours to cook, how long does it take to cook per pound. It needs to be set up algebraically.
 one year ago
 one year ago

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math>philosophyBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It takes 5 hours to cook 20 lbs. of turkey, and you need to find hw long it takes to cook 1 lb. You can set up a proportion for this
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kell1170Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It should take 15 minutes to cook one pound. If you go with a proportion, you can do 5/20 = x/1 and cross multiply, making it 20x=5,making x equal 1/4 which in cooking time 1/4 of an hour is 15 minutes.
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robtobeyBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[\frac{300 \min }{20 \text{ lb}}= 15 \min /\text{lb} \]
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