Mathematics
PrudenceHeimliche107
2015-10-30 14:46:51
a baker orders 162 eggs. each carton contains 18 eggs. which equation can you use to find the number x of cartons? explain your reasoning and sold the equation.
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chandrachatman4
2015-10-30 19:13:07

18x = 162 Divide 162 by 18 and x equals  9 

RegenaDeroven156
2015-10-30 19:14:22

This is just dividing  So the baker orders 162 eggs and each carton has 18 eggs  so 162 ÷ 18 = 9 cartons  And if you want to check if its correct  9 x 18 = 162 eggs

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