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anonymous

  • one year ago

you make 60 ounces of dough for breadsticks. each breadstick requires 5/4 ounces of dough. how many breadsticks can u make

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  1. DDCamp
    • one year ago
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    How many times does 5/4 go into 60?

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    0.025

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    \[\frac{60}{\frac{5}{4}}=48 \]

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i have to turn it in turn it in to a fraction and show my work. i hate stupid word problems

  5. DDCamp
    • one year ago
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    Turning it into a fraction isn't too bad: \[60 \rightarrow \frac{60}{1}\] Then we have: \[\frac{60}{1} \div \frac{5}{4} \rightarrow \frac{60}{1} \times \frac{4}{5}\]

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i cross-multiplied and still wound up with the wrong answer

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    never mind thanks guys, i was lookin at the wrong answer in the back of the book

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