Posted by **Jaycee ** on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 4:52pm.

On Tuesday 1.2 inches of rain fell. Two more inches of rain fell the next day. How many inches of rain fell on Wednesday?

I don't know what to do

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 4:54pm
The question is ambiguous. Taking the simple statement that two more inches fell on Wednesday, then then the answer is 2 inches.

Or --

1.2 + 2 = 3.2 inches

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**Jaycee **, Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 4:57pm
But in the question does it already give the answer? It said 2 inches of rain fell the next day. Then it said how many inches of rain fell on wednesday?

So its 2?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 5:00pm
Wednesday is the next day after Tuesday.

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**Jaycee**, Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 5:01pm
I know. So I think its 2 cause it doesnt say anything about adding

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