Kyra R.

asked • 08/23/18

You have two recipes that together use a pound of butter. One recipe takes 1/4 pound more than the other one. How much does each recipe use?

to develop skill in problem solving, analyze the quantitative structure of situations or try other problem-solving heuristics. Feel free to draw diagrams to Represent the relationships between relevant quantities. 

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Carol H. answered • 08/23/18

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Mark M.

Second equation should be 2x = 3/4.
Solutions do not add to 1.


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