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Jill's fish weighs 8 times as much as her parakeet. Together, the pets weigh 63 ounces together. How much does the fish weigh?
A 7 ounces
B 49 ounces
C 55 Ounces
D 56 ounces

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8x + x = 63

9x = 63

x = 63/9

x = 7 ounces

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Thank you for explaining this to us.

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I still don't get it. Can somebody else explain?

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The correct answer is 56oz. Take 63 and divided it by 9. That will give 7oz. So 8x7 give you 56.

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A.7 ounces

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8x7=56. 63-7=56 a 7 oz.

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The correct answer is 56 oz. Because if u divide 9 and 63 it will be 7 then if u multiply 8x7 equals 56oz.

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8x+1x=63
So 8+1=9
So 9x=63
So x=63/9

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