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29 March, 15:21

Emily just hired a new employee to work in your bakeshop. In one hour the employee burned 650 chocolate chip cookies. If this represented 13% of the day's production, how many cookies did you plan on producing that day?

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  1. 29 March, 16:04
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    5000 Cookies

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Set up the problem this way:

    Let X = number of cookies produced for the day.

    13% of X cookies = 650.

    or. 13 X = 650

    Solve for X by dividing 650 by. 13.

    X = 5000

    Check!

    5000 x 13 % (or. 13) = 650.
  2. 29 March, 16:25
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