# math

Jasmine has 8 packs of candle wax to make scented candles .each pack contains 14 ounces of of wax.jasmine uses 7ounce of wax to make one candle .how many candles can she make?

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1. clearly each pack of wax has enough wax to make 2 candles (14/7 = 2).

So, now can you figure how many candles can be made from 8 packs of wax?

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