Posted by **Brayden** on Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 11:05pm.

At the Natural History museum Paula saw 5 times as many beetles as spiders. She saw 6 more spiders than caterpillars. If Paula saw 50 insects and spiders, how many of each kind did she see?

Aunt is stumped!

- 3rd grade -
**SraJMcGin**, Friday, October 22, 2010 at 2:27am
The School Subject should be something like MATH for the correct volunteer teacher to read it. 3rd grade really tells us nothing. . .English, Music, Science, Math, Philosophy, etc.

40 beetles / 8 spiders / 2 caterpillars = total of 50

Sra

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