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.
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