Posted by **MIKI** on Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 5:50pm.

Ms. Goldfarb has 12 turquoise beads and 3 times as many amber beads. She is making 8 pins with the same number of beads on each pin. How many beads will be on a pin?

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 5:51pm
MIKI -- Please tell us how you think you can solve this problem.

We helped you several times yesterday. Now it's your turn.

I'll be glad to check your answer.

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**MIKI**, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 5:54pm
I think that the answer is 6 because 12 * 3 =36 then you add 12 to 36.48/ by 8 is 6. Am i right?

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 6:01pm
Yay! You are right! :-)

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**MIKI**, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 6:05pm
thank you!!!!!!!

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 6:14pm
You're very welcome!

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**liza**, Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 9:30pm
this problem got me so confused! :( but thanks for helping me! :)

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