Posted by **Danny** on Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 8:43pm.

Mrs. Jones bought 3 1/2 pounds of ajita meat at $2.50 per pound, 1 3/4 pounds of pinto beans and a package of tortillas for $2.23. She gave the cashier 20.00. What other information is needed to find the correct change Mrs.Jones will receive?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 8:52pm
We need to know the price of the beans.

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**Danny**, Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 8:57pm
how can I show my work?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 8:58pm
I think you should answer the question in a sentence.

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**Danny**, Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 9:03pm
couldn't I write a expression?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 9:18pm
The question doesn't ask for an expression.

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