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a cookie recipe calls for a ratio of 4 cups of flour to 3 cups of sugar in order to make a dozen cookies. If Ben wants to make 30 cookies how many cups of sugar are needed?

asked by Maricah
  1. 3/12 = x/30

    Cross multiply and solve for x.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. You doing cups of flour to cups of sugar. So 4/3 the 4 is the cups of flour and the 3 is the cups of sugar the 30 goes on the bottom because 3x12 is 36 so 4x12 is 48 so u will need 48 cups of sugar

    posted by Hayley Christian

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