# algebra

A farmer has 160 bushels of apples for sale at a farmers market .he sells an average of 15 1/4 bushels each day .After 7 days ,what is the change in the total number of bushels he has for sale at the farmers market. Please help me work this out I dont understand how to work this out thanks

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1. 160 - (15.25 * 7) = __________

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Ms. Sue
2. the change is how many he sold: 15.25 * 7
and it is negative, since he now has fewer bushels left.

the response above gives you the number he has left, not the change.

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