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The ratio of the quantities of sugar and flour needed to bake a cake is 2:5. What is the quantity of sugar needed for a cake, if 750 grams of flour are used to make it?

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  1. 2/5 = x/750

    Solve for x

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    Ms. Sue
  2. Is the answer 1875

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  3. Does that make sense?

    http://www.aaamath.com/rat-prop-crossx.htm

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    Ms. Sue
  4. Is it 300?

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  5. good work this help a lot

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