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3 brothers had a contest to see who could jump the farthest.Mario jumped 4 feet.Cesar jumped 6 feet farther than Mario,and Ramon jumped half as far as Caear.Which number sentence could be used to find the r,the distance that Ramon jumped?
A.4+6-2=r
B.(4+6)x2=r
C.(4+6)/2=r
D.(6/2)=4=r

Im not sure what the division sign is when Im typing but I think it's /

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Yes. Division is shown by /

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Ok,my answer is C. Is this right?

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Right.

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