6th grade math
posted by kate on .
A stray dog ate 12 of your muffins.That was 3/10 of all of them!
with how many did you start???

please!!

please help us mrs.sue!!!

Please have patience, girls. I was helping other students and removing your frivolous responses.
Change 3/10 to its equivalent decimal.
3/10 = 0.3
0.3x = 12
x = 12/0.3
x = ? 
does X=40???

sorry Mrs.Sue :(

Yes. You started with 40 muffins.

You started with 30.