Cooking at a Set RateDate: 6/13/96 at 2:4:7 From: Anonymous Subject: Cooking at a set rate If a 10 pound turkey takes four hours to cook, how long will it take a 14 pound turkey to cook? Date: 6/13/96 at 12:0:3 From: Doctor Jodi Subject: Re: Cooking at a set rate Hi there! Assuming the cooking rate is the same, I'd set up this problem like this: 10 pounds 14 pounds --------- = --------- 4 hours x hours Do you know how to solve this from here? Write us back if you need more help! -Doctor Jodi, The Math Forum Check out our web site! http://mathforum.org/dr.math/ |
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