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anonymous
 one year ago
A deli is offering a special for its sandwiches. A customer will receive three free sandwiches for every five sandwiches purchased. Jane ordered 611 sandwiches for an office party at a large company. How many sandwiches did Jane have to pay for?
anonymous
 one year ago
A deli is offering a special for its sandwiches. A customer will receive three free sandwiches for every five sandwiches purchased. Jane ordered 611 sandwiches for an office party at a large company. How many sandwiches did Jane have to pay for?

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mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03 free sandwiches for every 5 sandwiches means that in every group of 8 sandwiches, 3 are free. 611 is how many groups of 8?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Good. There are 76 full groups of 8. How many sandwiches are there in 76 groups of 8?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do i divide 76 and the 8 for that?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No. You multiply 76 by 8.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Great. 76 groups of 8 sandwiches are a total of 608 sandwiches. She needs 611, so she needs 3 more sandwiches to have a total of 611. That means she needs to pay for 76 groups of 8 sandwiches and pay for 3 more sandwiches. In each group of 8 sandwiches, she only pays for 5 sandwiches. What is 5 times 76?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Good. She pays for 380 sandwiches (5 * 76) and receives 608 sandwiches (8 * 76). Now she needs to pay for 3 more sandwiches to have a total of 611. What is 380 + 3?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Correct. That's the final answer.
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