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?

MATH PLEASE HELP!!!!!  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. 
MATH PLEASE HELP!!!!!  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?

MATH PLEASE HELP!!!!!  Ms. Sue, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 6:01pm
Yay! You are right! :)

MATH PLEASE HELP!!!!!  MIKI, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 6:05pm
thank you!!!!!!!

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

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