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Posted by **rr** on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 7:30am.

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**MathMate**, Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 8:03amThis is a problem of direct proportion, i.e. more people, more cans.

so formulate the question as:

19926 cans/54 people = x cans/1485000 people

Cross multiply to get:

x=19926*14850/54= how many cans

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