Posted by cindy on .
for your weekend at the beach you have packed one pair each of red shorts ,blue shorts , and tan shorts .you have also packed a white shoit ,and red shrit . how many outfits can you make with these clothes

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Ms. Sue,
If necessary, draw a picture.
How many outfits do you get? 
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cindy,
2 outfits right

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Ms. Sue,
Nope.
You have three pairs of shorts and two shirts. You can certainly make more than two outfits from these clothes. 
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Ms. Sue,
You can wear:
red shorts + white shirt
red shorts + red shirt
blue shorts + white shirt
blue shorts + red shirt
tan shorts + white shirt
tan shorts + red shirt 
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cindy,
6?

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Ms. Sue,
That's what I count.
Do you understand why? 
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cindy,
no u i cant say the word