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Rasha Mohamed Moe 1 Algebra 1 9/18/2017 Choice 1: Scaling up a recipe There are 360 people and the recipe is only one cookie for 36 people. For 360 people to have 2 cookies is 360×2= 720. So, scale required is 720/36= 20 its 20 times the original recipe . 1 1/16 × 20 = 21 ¼ Cups of butter 5/8 × 20 = 12 ½ Cups of white sugar 1 3/4 × 20 = 35 teaspoons of vanilla extract 1 7/8 × 20 = 37 ½ Cups of all-purpose flower 5/6 × 20 = 16 2/3 Cups of chopped almonds 7/12 × 20 = 11 2/3 Cups of confectioners’ sugar This recipe will make 720 cookies so, everyone person of the 360 will have 2 cookies . Choice 2: Scaling up fabric amounts What I’m doing to make 300 Quilt, is timing up all the fabric with 300 . 5 )* 300 )+ ( 3/16 )* ( 300 = ( 1500 + 56+1/4 = 1556 /+ 4 = 1556.25 Red Silk 4 )* 300 )+ ( 7/8 )* ( 300 = ( 1200 + 2100/8 = 1200+262 + 1/2 = 1462 =½ + 1462.5 Blue Denim 6 )* 300 )+ ( 1/8 )* ( 300 = ( 1800+300/8 = 1800+37 + 1/2 = 1837 =½ + 1837.5 Yellow Satin . 3 )* 300 )+ ( 3/4
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