A box of candy had 10 cherry pieces for every 8 lemon pieces. If the box had 40 lemon pieces, how many cherry pieces would there be?

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2015-10-31 02:21:39

If there are 40 lemon pieces, then there will be 50 cherry pieces

2015-10-31 02:22:54

Ok so you need to know how many boxes there are so you divide and multiply 40÷8 = 5 so you have 5 boxes now you multiply 5 x 10 = 50 and that is your answer

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