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 one year ago
elenas daughter sold 23 boxes of girl scout cookies. she was told that this amount represented 10% of the troops sale. how many boxes did the troop sell?
 one year ago
elenas daughter sold 23 boxes of girl scout cookies. she was told that this amount represented 10% of the troops sale. how many boxes did the troop sell?

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Nikhil619
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0see if the troop sold x boxes then 10% of x =23...k?

elexusvanderhorst
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how do i find out how many they sold though?

Nikhil619
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0assuming the troop sold some X number of boxes..ok... then 10% OF X=23?

elexusvanderhorst
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i still dont get it

star95
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i think elexusvanderhorst is asking u about the 10%... is that [part u dnt understand honey

Nikhil619
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Elena's daughter was told that the number of boxes she sold is 10% of the total number of boxes sold?

elexusvanderhorst
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i feel so stupid because i am not getting anything your saying

Nikhil619
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dont worry....suppose u have a cake now u cut 1/2 of the cake how much cake do you have left?

elexusvanderhorst
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont know how to figure this stuff out?

star95
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1let x= total sold by the troop 10%=.10 10%=1/10 let's use the fraction (1/10)*x=23 multiply by 10(both sides) x=230 boxes of expensive girl scout cookies does that help?

elexusvanderhorst
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes thankyou so much
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