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anonymous
 one year ago
A hunting lodge has enough fuel to keep 20 rooms heated for fourteen days. If the lodge decides to save fuel by turning off the heat in 5 unoccupied rooms, and each room requires the same amount of fuel to heat it, how many extra FULL days will the fuel supply last?
anonymous
 one year ago
A hunting lodge has enough fuel to keep 20 rooms heated for fourteen days. If the lodge decides to save fuel by turning off the heat in 5 unoccupied rooms, and each room requires the same amount of fuel to heat it, how many extra FULL days will the fuel supply last?

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anonymous
 one year ago
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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how many days will the heat be turned off for? 14 days?

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is a proportion problem they have only to heat 205 = 15 rooms so total days they can heat for = ( 20/15) * 14 Round the answer down to get the number of FULL days. subtract 14 from this to get number of extra full days.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0why multiply 20 times 14
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