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A punch recipe says to mix 4 cups pineapple juice, 8 cups orange juice, and 12 cups seltzer in order to make 18 servings of punch.

A) How many cups of each pineapple juice do you need to make 108 cups of punch?

I would appreciate it if you can show me how to do this problem

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  1. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1418075368

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  2. 4+8+12 = 24 cups

    108/24 = 4.5
    so multiply each number of cups by 6 to get 108 cups

    Note, a serving is evidently not a cup because 24 cups is 18 servings. I do not know if this is an intentional confusion or a typo.

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  3. I mean multiply each number of cups by 4.5

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  4. 4 * 4.5 = 18 pineapple
    8 * 4.5 = 36 orange
    12 * 4.5 = 54 seltzer

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  5. For every cup of seltzer you use, how
    much orange juice do you use?

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  6. Divide 108 and 24.
    (4+8+12=24)

    Your answer is 4.5.
    4.5x4=18
    4.5x8=36
    4.5x12=54

    18 cups of pineapple+36 cups of orange+54 cups of seltzer.

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  7. How many cups of punch does the recipe makes

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  8. thanks for the help really appericiate it

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  9. Uhhhh....Help!

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  10. Hi, I need help. I need answers. I really need homework done!

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  12. How many servings can be made from 108 servings of punch?

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