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zeppBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
If Mitch wants to have 10 spare bars and he could only afford 28, how many candy bars his friends could have?
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zeppBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Correct, now if you want to distribute equally the amount of candy among 'f' friend, how many candy bars will each friend get?
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zeppBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
We do not know how many friends he has, he has 'f' friends.
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elexusvanderhorstBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
but it says 2 to each friend so i did 18/2
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zeppBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yes, 9 friends, but each friend would get 2 bars, correct?
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zeppBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
But 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
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zeppBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So 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
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zeppBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Amount 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?
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elexusvanderhorstBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so which equation 2f10=28?
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zeppBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Partly correct, it's an adding operation, not a subtracting operation
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elexusvanderhorstBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok thank you so much
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