Tiffany J.

asked • 11/07/17

Katie buying paper

Katie is buying packages of construction paper. In each package there are 6 white sheets and 18 colored sheets. How many colored sheets does he buys 14 white sheets?

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David W. answered • 11/07/17

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Andy C.

3 packs contain 18 white sheets.
 
She must buy 2 and 1/3 packs to get 14 white sheets.
 
(2 and 1/3) * 6 = 7/3*6 = 42/3 = 14.
 
(2 and 1/3) * 18 = 7/3 * 18 = 7/3 * 18/1 = 7/1*6/1 = 42
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