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<math>\textbf{(A) }6 \qquad \textbf{(B) }8 \qquad \textbf{(C) }12 \qquad \textbf{(D) }18 \qquad \textbf{(E) }24</math> | <math>\textbf{(A) }6 \qquad \textbf{(B) }8 \qquad \textbf{(C) }12 \qquad \textbf{(D) }18 \qquad \textbf{(E) }24</math> | ||
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We have that <math>\text{lemonade} : \text{water} : \text{lemon juice} = 4\cdot 2 : 2 : 1 = 8 : 2 : 1</math>, so Luka needs <math>3 \cdot 8 = \boxed{\textbf{(E) }24}</math> cups. | We have that <math>\text{lemonade} : \text{water} : \text{lemon juice} = 4\cdot 2 : 2 : 1 = 8 : 2 : 1</math>, so Luka needs <math>3 \cdot 8 = \boxed{\textbf{(E) }24}</math> cups. | ||
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Problem
Luka is making lemonade to sell at a school fundraiser. His recipe requires times as much water as sugar and twice as much sugar as lemon juice. He uses cups of lemon juice. How many cups of water does he need?
Solution
We have that , so Luka needs cups.
Video Solution
See also
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