The horses

A couple of horses consume 88 kg of oats for 14 days. How many oats consumed 7 horses at the same consumption for 6 days?

Correct result:

x =  132 kg

Solution:

x=88/14/276=132 kgx = 88/14/2\cdot 7\cdot 6 = 132 \ \text{kg}



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