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Robert Brechner + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305585447

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Chapter 5, Problem 32AT
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Use ratio and proportion to solve the following business situations.

Angela Hatcher is planting flower bulbs in her garden for this coming summer. She intends to plant 1 bulb for every 5 square inches of flower bed.

a. How many flower bulbs will she need for an area measuring 230 square inches?

b. If the price is $1.77 for every 2 bulbs, how much will she spend on the flower bulbs?

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