math
posted by fabiola moreno .
15 insects in all
5 grasshoppers
one fourth as many crikets as ladybugs

G= 5
L + C = 10 since the total is 15.
1/4 as many C as L; therefore,
1/4 L + L = 10
Solve for L, then C.
Check my thinking.
posted by fabiola moreno .
15 insects in all
5 grasshoppers
one fourth as many crikets as ladybugs
G= 5
L + C = 10 since the total is 15.
1/4 as many C as L; therefore,
1/4 L + L = 10
Solve for L, then C.
Check my thinking.