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horsegal244
 one year ago
A proportional relationship between the number of pounds of cabbage (x) and the price in dollars (y) is graphed, and the ordered pair (5, 2) is on the graphed line.
Part A: What is the price of 1 pound of cabbage? Show your work, including the proportion you used to determine the price.
Part B: What does the ordered pair (10, 4) on the graph represent? Explain in words.
horsegal244
 one year ago
A proportional relationship between the number of pounds of cabbage (x) and the price in dollars (y) is graphed, and the ordered pair (5, 2) is on the graphed line. Part A: What is the price of 1 pound of cabbage? Show your work, including the proportion you used to determine the price. Part B: What does the ordered pair (10, 4) on the graph represent? Explain in words.

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Z4K4R1Y4
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you'll need to post the graph.

horsegal244
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There is no graph....

horsegal244
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Michele_Laino @hartnn @Hero

Z4K4R1Y4
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(5,2) means 5 pounds of cabbage costs $2. so to get 1 pound you divide the weight of cabbage by 5. then to get the price of 1 pound you divide the price by 5.

Z4K4R1Y4
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1432752532427:dw

horsegal244
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can u just give me the answer

horsegal244
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry but I'm horrible at math

Z4K4R1Y4
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05 pounds divided by 5 = 1 pound. $2 divided by 5 = $0.4

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we can write the subsequent proportion: \[\Large 2:5 = p:1\] p is the unit price

horsegal244
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Im sorry i still don't get it

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hint: if 5 pounds of cabbage cost 2 dollars, then 1 pound of cabbage costs 2/5 dollars

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so we can write this formula: \[p = \frac{2}{5}\]

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now, if we apply the fundamental property to this proportion: \[2:5 = p:1\] we get: \[5p = 2\]

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0next I divide both sides of that last formula, by 5, so I can write: dw:1432753316992:dw

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0which is the same equation which I wrote before, at the beginning. So we can conclude, that the proportion: \[2:5 = p:1\] is the right proportion

horsegal244
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok So now how would i write it in essay form

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a possible statement is: "since 5 pounds of cabbage cost 2 dollars, then 1 pound of cabbage costs 2/5 of dollars, or 40 cent"

horsegal244
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok I'm sorry i am not in a school mood to day can you help with one more question
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