HELP MATH 5th grade
posted by daniel
Sam has 3 pets.
Monday she uses d cans of pet food.
Tuesday she uses 6 cans
Wednesday Thursday and Friday uses 4 cans each day
How many cans does she use during thse 5 days?
which number is not needed to solve problem?
4 3 5 6  please explain

Ms. Sue
How many cans did she use on Monday?

daniel
The question says the letter d

Ms. Sue
6+4+4+4+d = 18 + d cans

daniel
so which number is not needd to solve the problem 3 or 5

Ms. Sue
Neither 3 nor 5 was used.
Is it possible there's an error in your problem? Check with your teacher. 
daniel
if i answered it D + 6 + (3x4) then i do not need the 5  it says which number 3 4 5 6 is not needed

Ms. Sue
Ahh! I think you're right! Good thinking!
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