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  • one year ago

if 5 gallons of fertilizer are needed for each acre of land, find the number of acres that can be fertilized with 1370 gallons of fertilizer. I just need the equation

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    5x1370

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    is that fr it? cause now I feel stupid af

  3. anonymous
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    lol nahh but all you have to do is see since 5 gllons cover 1 acre and you have 1370 acres then..

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    \[5\times13170\]

  5. anonymous
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    1370

  6. Teddyiswatshecallsme
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    Does it specify what equation it needs to be in? Like function notation, slope intercept, etc etc.

  7. anonymous
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    yea...?

  8. anonymous
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    no it doesn't. it just asks "How many acres can be fertilized with 1370 gallons of fertilizer"

  9. anonymous
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    wouldn't it be division?

  10. anonymous
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    6850 is the answer

  11. Teddyiswatshecallsme
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    Yeah. It would so that would be 1370/5 = 274

  12. anonymous
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    because 5 gal=1 acre so it would be 1acre/5gal = x/1370 gal right? so it is 274

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    or something like that

  14. anonymous
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    if you divide thats your answer 274

  15. Teddyiswatshecallsme
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    Yup.

  16. anonymous
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    ya

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yay! thank you guys

  18. anonymous
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    np dont forget to medal

  19. Teddyiswatshecallsme
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    You're welcome! :D Let me know if that's the correct answer. Anymore questions you can just message me or tag me.

  20. anonymous
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    yea same here

  21. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    and medal...

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