Posted by **John** on Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 2:03am.

In a flower box there are nine red flowers and six white flowers. There are three times as many yellow flowers as white ones. How many flowers are there in all?

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**drwls**, Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 4:57am
There are three colors, red, yellow and white. Call their numbers R, Y and W.

R = 9

W = 6

Y = 3W = 18

Total number of flowers = 9 + 6 + 18 = 33

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