Posted by **asia** on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:33pm.

the grocer puts 3 green peppers in each of 8 packages. He puts 5 green peppers in the ninth package. How many green peppers des the grocer have?

- math -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:35pm
It's your turn now, Asia. I did your last couple of problems for you.

What is your answer? Why?

- math -
**asia**, Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:37pm
i think its 8*3+5 is this right

- math -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:39pm
Yes. Your problem would be clearer if you showed it this way.

(8 * 3) + 5

- math -
**asia**, Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:41pm
thank u very much

- math -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:42pm
You're very welcome.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - Meredith picked 4 times as many green peppers as red peppers. If she ...
- Math help storie problem - Dave buys 3 green peppers and 2 red peppers for $3.45...
- Please HELP with this storie problem - Dave buys 3 green peppers and 2 red ...
- Algebra help - Dave buys 3 green peppers and 2 red peppers for $3.45. Ruth buys ...
- Math - Number of packages of red peppers to number of packages of green packages...
- math - Mel had picked 4 times as many green peppers as red. She picked a total ...
- mathematics - In a truck of red and green peppers the ratio of red peppers to ...
- Algebra 2 - sauce 1: 5 green peppers + 4 hot peppers sauce 2: 4 green peppers + ...
- Algebra 11th - Activity 1: Graphing To fill an order for Sizzlin' Sauce sauces, ...
- math - Freya doesn't like peppers, so she grew 0 peppers in her garden. She ...

More Related Questions