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posted by asia .
the grocer puts 3 green peppers in each of 8 packages. He puts 5 green peppers in the ninth package. How many green peppers des the grocer have?

It's your turn now, Asia. I did your last couple of problems for you.
What is your answer? Why? 
i think its 8*3+5 is this right

Yes. Your problem would be clearer if you showed it this way.
(8 * 3) + 5 
thank u very much

You're very welcome.
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