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2 cups of flour = 6 cookies

x cups of flour = 10 cookies


I found out that 3 cookies get 1 cup of flour and each cookie get 1/3 cup . Also 3 1/3 cups equal 10 cookies .

Now i have to write and solve a proportion and i don't know how to do that . Can you please help me ?

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    2/6 = x/10

    Cross multiply.

    6x = 20
    x = 20/6
    x = 3 2/6 = 3 1/3

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    Thank you !

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    You're welcome.

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