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anonymous
 one year ago
Dameon solved this problem.
Adrian paid $465.60 for 120 rubber pads for the bottom of his store's chairs. How much did Adrian pay for each rubber pad?
Dameon thought the answer was $3.88. Is Dameon's answer reasonable?
A.
No, Dameon's answer should be closer to $0.40
B.
No, Dameon's answer should be closer to $40.
C.
No, Dameon's answer should be closer to $400.
D.
Yes, Dameon's answer is reasonable.
anonymous
 one year ago
Dameon solved this problem. Adrian paid $465.60 for 120 rubber pads for the bottom of his store's chairs. How much did Adrian pay for each rubber pad? Dameon thought the answer was $3.88. Is Dameon's answer reasonable? A. No, Dameon's answer should be closer to $0.40 B. No, Dameon's answer should be closer to $40. C. No, Dameon's answer should be closer to $400. D. Yes, Dameon's answer is reasonable.

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DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1120 cost that much, so 1 will cost (1/120)the that cost

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1one hundred twentieth the cost

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\frac{ $X~}{ 1~pad}=\frac{$465.60 }{ 120~pads }\]

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1X cost for 1 pad is equal to 465.60 cost for 120 pads

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Divide 465.60 by 120, that is the cost per 1 pad

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\frac{ $465.60 }{ 120~pads } = \frac{ [$465.60/120] }{1~pad }\]

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no, if he paid $400 for each one, then he paid 120 x 400 for the lot of em, which is not $465.60

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.13.88 per , same as Dameon calculated
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