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December 22, 2014

December 22, 2014

Posted by **susana** on Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 8:04am.

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**Reiny**, Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 8:24amwild rice needed --- x lbs

plain rice needed -- 10-x lbs

6x + 1(10-x) = 2(10)

6x + 10-x = 20

5x = 10

x = 2

he needs 2 lbs of wild rice and 8 lbs of plain rice

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