# Math

A recipe requires 3 / 4 c ups of nuts for 1 batch of muffins how many batches of muffins can be made using 7 1 / 2 cups of nuts

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1. Let's use decimals rather than fraction.

Solve this proportion by cross multiplying and solving for x.

0.75/1 = 7.5/x

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Ms. Sue

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