Valerie V.

asked • 06/23/15

set up a proportion and solve

a) One gallon is equivalent to 3.78541 liters. If a fish tank holds 10.2 gallons, how many liters will the tank hold?


b) Jon A. Gold picked 4 more bushels of apples than Mac N. Tosh. If Jon picked 5 bushels for every 3 bushels Mac picked, how many total bushels did they pick?

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Michael J. answered • 06/23/15

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Applying SImple Math to Everyday Life Activities

Mark M.

5x + 20 = 3x
2x + 20 = 0
2x = -20
x = -10  ??
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