Sayavong is making cookies for the class. He has a recipe that calls for 3 and 1/2 cups of flour. He has 7/8 of a cup of wheat flour, and 2 and 1/2 cups of white flour. Does Mr. Sayavong have enough flour to make the cookies?



Step-by-step explanation:

r=312=3+12=3 2+12=72=3.5 cup a=78=0.875 cup b=212=2+12=2 2+12=52=2.5 cup  s=a+b=0.875+2.5=278=338=3.375 cup  s<r  x=0

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