Posted by **nick** on Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 7:07pm.

Liann works in the old time soda shoppe the shop sells shakes. a single shake uses 1/8 cup syrup, a double shake uses 1/4 cup syrup, a tripple milk shake uses 3/8 cup syrup. How many shakes can she make of each with 3 cups of syrup?

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**Jesse**, Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 7:30pm
Do you mean how many single shakes could she make with 3 cups of syrup, then how many double shakes could she make, and how many triples? Or, do you need to mix and match the shake sizes?

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**nick**, Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 8:42pm
mix and match the shake sizes to equal using 3 cups

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 8:51pm
The question asks how many shakes of each size can be made.

Single:

(1/8) / 3 = 8 * 3 = 24 shakes

Double:

Triple:

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