math

posted by .

the smith family plans to sit down to thanksgiving diiner at 6:00 P.M. they have an 18 pound turkey.the turkey needs to cook about 20 minutes per pound.

at what time should the turkey go in the oven? 2:40?

how do you find the answer?

  • math -

    20 * 18 = 360 minutes

    360 / 60 = 4 hours

    6:00 - 4:00 = ?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Algebra

    17.5 lbs x 20 min/lb = ??min Notice how the unit we don't want (lbs) cancel leving the unit we want (time in min). A turkey is to be cooked 20 minutes for every pound of weight. How long should the turkey be cooked if it weighs 17.5
  2. Math

    Sam had 2 pounds of turkey and 3 pounds of ham. He will use one fifth pound of turkey for each sandwich. How many turkey sandwiches can Sam make?
  3. math

    it takes a 40 lb turkey two hours to cook. Tom baked his own turkey that was 1/5 the size of a 40 lb turkey. How long will it take for Toms turkey to bake ?
  4. English

    1. We had to cook the turkey for six hours. 2. We had to cook the turkey in six hours. 3. We had to cook the turkey until six hours. 4. We had to cook the turkey from six hours. 5. We had to cook the turkey after six hours. (#1 is …
  5. English

    We cooked a big turkey. Dad cooked the turkey this year. After 6 hours, the turkey was finally ready. (Is each turkey a large bird or meat from a turkey in the sentence?
  6. math

    The holiday dinner is at the Milton’s house this year. Mrs. Milton will do most of the cooking. 5. Cooking time for a turkey is determined using the rate of 1/3 hour per pound. Mrs. Milton figures she will have at most four hours …
  7. Math

    Mrs. Willy bought 3.5 pounds of ground turkey and 2.5 pounds of white fish. The white fish is $4.60 per pound cheaper than the ground turkey. If she paid a total of $51.50 what is the price per pound she paid for the ground turkey …
  8. math

    A recipe for cooking a turkey states to allow 15 minutes for each pound of turkey and to add 5 minutes per pound if the turkey is stuffed. Our turkey weights 18 pounds and will be stuffed. It takes half an hour for the turkey to cool. …
  9. Math

    arnold buys 8/9 pound of ground turkey. He uses 3/4 pound of the ground turkey to make meatballs. How many pounds of ground turkey are left?
  10. math

    an 18 pound turkey cooks for 4.5 hours. how long will it take a 12 pound turkey to cook for?

More Similar Questions