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# A muffin recipe that calls for 2 cups of flour yields 25 muffins. If

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A muffin recipe that calls for 2 cups of flour yields 25 muffins. If Yvonne needs to make 40 muffins, how many cups of flour should she use?

A. 5/4
B. 7/3
C. 14/5
D. 16/5
E. 16/3

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19 Feb 2019, 23:50

25 muffins - 2 cups
1 muffin = 2/25 cups
40 muffins = 2*40/25 = 16/5

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20 Feb 2019, 02:05
Bunuel wrote:
A muffin recipe that calls for 2 cups of flour yields 25 muffins. If Yvonne needs to make 40 muffins, how many cups of flour should she use?

A. 5/4
B. 7/3
C. 14/5
D. 16/5
E. 16/3

per cup = 2/25 muffins
so for 40 muffins ; 2 * 40 /25
16/5 IMO D
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