# Math

To find the weight of the gold in a 22 karat gold object, multiply the object's weight by 0.917. To find the weight of gold in a 14 karat gold object, multiply the object's weight by 0.583.

Part 1
Which contains more gold, a 22 karat gold object or a 14 karat gold object that each weigh 72.5 ounces?

The 22 karat object contains more gold.

Part 2 out of 2
How much more gold does it contain?

The 22 karat object contains ________ more ounces of gold.

1. 👍 2
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 305
1. (72.5 * 0.917) - (72.5 * 0.583) = _______ ounces

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
2. 25

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0

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