Wednesday

October 22, 2014

October 22, 2014

Posted by **Joe** on Monday, May 23, 2011 at 10:36pm.

- math - typo in question -
**MathMate**, Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 7:50amIf Gloria added 4 glazed Munchkins to the box, the proportion of chocolate

*increased*from 1/11 to 1/7?

You will get negative numbers as answers.

Below, I assume you have switched the two proportions between 1/11 and 1/7.

If my guess proves to be wrong, the solution method remains the same.

G = glazed

C = chocolate

7(C-2) = G + C-2

11(C-2) = G+4 + C-2

or

6C-G =12

10C-G = 24

Solve for G and C to get

G=6, C=3

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Math - A box containing Munchkins contains chocolate and glazed donut holes. If ...

math - a box of munchkins contains chocolate and glazed donut holes. if Gloria ...

Math/Probability - For example, you have to pick a donut from a box randomly ...

Math - 1. A chocolate bar is made up of 12 equal pieces.Tom ate 3/4 of a ...

Math - Erika eat 1/3 of a chocolate bar and gave the remaining 2/3 of the ...

health - yesterday, when i ate chocolate cereal dry, it taste good, but when I ...

Statistics - True or False. Help please! Statistics' students of a class of ...

Statistics - True or False Questions. Statistics' students of a class of Lyceum ...

Math - A waffle cone has a width of 7.6 cm and height of 15.2cm and a chocolate ...

english - Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Doing this ...