Posted by **Kristy** on Monday, October 11, 2010 at 5:47pm.

A baker used 16 pounds of flour and 12 cups of sugar to make several batches of cookies. the baker used the same amount of flour and sugar in each batch of cookie. what is the number of batches the baker could have made with his flour and sugar

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 5:54pm
How much of each did he use in each batch?

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**Kristy**, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 5:55pm
that what i need to find out

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**liset feret**, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 5:57pm
Keep Working. You will find the answer

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**Kristy**, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 5:58pm
i don't know where to begin.....

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 6:05pm
Your question asks how many batches. We can't tell unless we know the size of each batch.

Did each batch have 1/2 pound or 2 pounds of flour?

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**Sterlin Mays**, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 6:08pm
Keep workinng

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**Kristy**, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 6:12pm
i need HELP getting the answer.......

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