Sewing

Beth's mother can sew 235 pairs of short pants in 6 days while Lourdes can sew 187 pairs in 8 days. How many more pairs of short pants can Beth's mother sew?

Correct answer:

x =  15.9167

Step-by-step explanation:

d1=235/6=2356=391639.1667 d2=186/8=934=2314=23.25  x=d1d2=39.166723.25=15.9167



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