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zepp
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If Mitch wants to have 10 spare bars and he could only afford 28, how many candy bars his friends could have?

zepp
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Correct, now if you want to distribute equally the amount of candy among 'f' friend, how many candy bars will each friend get?

zepp
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1We do not know how many friends he has, he has 'f' friends.

elexusvanderhorst
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but it says 2 to each friend so i did 18/2

zepp
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, 9 friends, but each friend would get 2 bars, correct?

zepp
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1But let's suppose we do not know and we do not want to solve the problem, we'll keep f as the number of friends, you agree that, 18/2 = f

zepp
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So in words, the amount of candy bars Mitch wants to keep for himself, added to the amount of candy bars his friends would get, gives 28

zepp
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Amount of candy bars Mitch wants to keep for himself is 10 Amount of candy bars his friend would get, in term of the variable 'f', would the the number of friend (f) times the number of candies each of them would receive, 2, thus, 2f Therefore the equation to express this would be?

elexusvanderhorst
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so which equation 2f10=28?

zepp
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Partly correct, it's an adding operation, not a subtracting operation

elexusvanderhorst
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok thank you so much
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