A sporting goods manufacturer has 12 and 1/2 yd of fabric to make soccer shorts. Each pair of soccer shorts requires 2/7 yd of fabric. How many pairs of soccer shorts can be made?

Correct answer:

n =  43

Step-by-step explanation:

a=1212=12+12=12 2+12=252=12.5 yd b=270.2857 yd  n1=a/b=12.5/0.2857=1754=4334=43.75  n=n1=43.75=43

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