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

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

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

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

- Math -
**Kristy**, Monday, October 11, 2010 at 5:58pm
i dont know where to begin.....

- Math -
**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?

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

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

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- math HELP - A baker used 16 pounds of flour and 12 cups of sugar to make several...
- math - A baker needs between 40 pounds and 50 pounds of a flour-sugar mixture ...
- MATH - A baker needs between 40 and 50 pounds of a flour-sugar mixture that ...
- algebraaaa - A baker needs between 40lb and 50 lb of a sugar mixture that ...
- math - Sue needs 2/1/3 cups of flour for a batch of cookies. How many complete ...
- math - carol is baking cookies and needs 2 1/4 cups of flour, 2/3 cup of white ...
- Math - Monique is making cookies for the pajama party at her house. She has 3-1/...
- math, finite mathematics - My question is that i need help for this problem ...
- Math - Christy had a full bag of flour. She made two batches of muffins.each ...
- Math - 2 cups of flour = 6 cookies x cups of flour = 10 cookies I found out that...

More Related Questions