# Math

A t-shirt printing company can pack 24 shirts for box for shipping if they need to ship 492 shirts to Lakeside Elementary School how many boxes will it take to ship off all 492 shirts

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1. You have two numbers.

Do you think you should
subtract?
multiply?
divide?

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2. Hey there Seth,

Here's how you get the answer:

Divide
492 / 24 = 20.5
20.5 = 20 ½
Answer: It would take 20 ½ boxes to ship 492 shirts to the school.

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3. Who uses half a box?

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4. I get a much different answer.

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