Kristina W.

asked • 08/09/16

Determine the Better Buy

which one is a better buy? 
A) a 15-ounce can of fruit cocktail for $2.25
b) a 20-ounce can of fruit cocktail for $3.40
step by step answer 

Jason L.

Put them in like terms (1 ounce) and compare.
A) 15 oz= 2.25
1 oz = 2.25/15
1 oz = .15
B) 20 oz = 3.40
1 oz = 3.4/20
1 oz = .17
So A is the better buy.


1 Expert Answer


Thomas M. answered • 08/09/16

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