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The total price for a equally priced shirts was b dollars. In terms of b and a, what is the total price for six of these shirts?


A \(\frac{ab}{6}\)

B \(\frac{6}{ab}\)

C \(\frac{6a}{b}\)

D \(\frac{6b}{a}\)

E \(6ab\)

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The total price for a equally priced shirts was b dollars. In terms of b and a, what is the total price for six of these shirts?


A \(\frac{ab}{6}\)

B \(\frac{6}{ab}\)

C \(\frac{6a}{b}\)

D \(\frac{6b}{a}\)

E \(6ab\)



price per shirt = b/a

price of 6 shirts = 6b/a

D is the correct answer.
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Bunuel wrote:
The total price for a equally priced shirts was b dollars. In terms of b and a, what is the total price for six of these shirts?


A \(\frac{ab}{6}\)

B \(\frac{6}{ab}\)

C \(\frac{6a}{b}\)

D \(\frac{6b}{a}\)

E \(6ab\)


cost b for a shirts
per shirt b/a
6b/a
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Bunuel wrote:
The total price for a equally priced shirts was b dollars. In terms of b and a, what is the total price for six of these shirts?


A \(\frac{ab}{6}\)

B \(\frac{6}{ab}\)

C \(\frac{6a}{b}\)

D \(\frac{6b}{a}\)

E \(6ab\)


a equally priced shirts was b dollars

1 equally priced shirt will be b/a dollars

1 equally priced shirts will be 6* b/a dollars

Answer D
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Solution


Given:
    • The total price of “a” equally priced shirts = $b

To find:
    • The total price for six of these shirts

Approach and Working:
    • Price of each shirt = $\(\frac{b}{a}\)
    • Implies, price of 6 shirts = $\(\frac{6b}{a}\)

Hence, the correct answer is Option D

Answer: D

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