Posted by **Rachael** on Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 4:49pm.

Meat patties are sold in packages of 12. Buns are sold in packages of 8. What is the least number of meat patties and buns needed to have an equal amount of each?

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 4:52pm
Multiples of 12: 12, 24, 36, 48, 60

Multiples of 8: 8, 16, 24, 32, 40

What do you think is the answer?

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**Hannah**, Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 4:54pm
3 packages of buns

2 packages of meat patties

8*3=24

12*2=24

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**Rachael**, Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 4:56pm
THANKS!!!

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