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anonymous
 one year ago
A GROCERY STORE SELLS FOUR DIFFERENT JARS OF PEANUT BUTTER. DETERMINE WHICH IS THE BEST BUY BASED ON THE COST PER UNIT.
16 OUNCE $2.02 20 OUNCE $2.28
26 OUNCE $2.70 38 OUNCE $3.50
I'm guessing its the 38 ounce but I'm not really sure
anonymous
 one year ago
A GROCERY STORE SELLS FOUR DIFFERENT JARS OF PEANUT BUTTER. DETERMINE WHICH IS THE BEST BUY BASED ON THE COST PER UNIT. 16 OUNCE $2.02 20 OUNCE $2.28 26 OUNCE $2.70 38 OUNCE $3.50 I'm guessing its the 38 ounce but I'm not really sure

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for each of the four answer choices, divide cost by units and pick the one that gives the lowest result

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0meaning: 2.01/16 = ? 2.70/26 = ? 2.28/20 = ? 3.50/38 = ? whichever of these four operations yields the lowest result is the best unit cost

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0"cost per unit" means cost/units, in this case it would be price/ounces. the lowest cost per unit is the best buy

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0$2.01/16 ounces = ? $2.70/26 ounces = ? $2.28/20 ounces = ? $3.50/38 ounces = ? divide all of these out on your calculator and find the lowest result

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or, to put it another way, the cost per unit tells us how much 1 oz of peanut butter costs for each of the 4 jars. we want to pay the least amount of money per oz. of peanut butter

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0$2.01/16 ounces = 0.125625 $2.70/26 ounces = 0.103846154 $2.28/20 ounces = 0.114 $3.50/38 ounces = 0.092105263

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so which is the cheapest?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(or the smallest number)

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0which of the 4 answers is the smallest? 0.125625 0.103846154 0.114 0.092105263
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