Posted by **Sarah** on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 8:58am.

Heather loves roses.In her rose garden she has half as many pink roses as red,and four times as many red ones as white.There are 37 roses that are either yellow or white.Twenty are yellow.How many roses are in Heather's garden?

Help me out please anyone

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**amy**, Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 9:05am
think of it backwards...

37 may be white or yellow.. you know 20 are yellow, so 37-20 are white...

From there you multiply the white ones (37-20) times 4, and you get RED

From there you divide RED by 2, and you get PINK

Then you ADD yellow, white, red and pink..

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**Malika**, Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 1:04pm
140 roses. A LOT OF ROSES 😉

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