Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsMathematics · 9 years ago

Akina made Tropical Trip punch in her 6-quart crystal punch bowl. She poured in 1 3/4 qt of pineapple juice an?

2 1/3 qt of mango juice. How much ginger ale did she then need to fill the bowl?

1 Answer

Relevance
  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    x = 6 - [(7/4) + (7/3)] In order to add the fractions, they need to have the same denominator.

    x = 6 - [(21/12) + (28/12)]

    x = 72/12 - (21 + 28)/12

    x = (72 - 49) / 12

    x = 23/12 = 1 11/12 qt.

Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.