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Kittens weigh about 100 grams when born and gain 7 to 15 grams per day. If a kitten weighed 100 grams at birth and gained 8 grams per day, in how many days will the kitten triple its weight?

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300 - 100 = 200

200 / 8 = _______ days

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25

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25

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