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8 November, 18:55

Susan makes 5 fruit cups for the picnic. In each cup she has 5 strawberries and 3 kiwi. Joanna uses the same number of total fruits to make her strawberry and kiwi cups. But she makes 4 cups. In each cup she uses 8 strawberries. How many kiwis are in each fruit cup that Joanna makes?

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  1. 8 November, 19:01
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    Find the amount Susan used.

    5 (5+3) = 5 (8) = 40

    Then find the amount of kiwi Joanna needs too use. Set up equation and solve.

    k=amount of kiwis Joanna uses per cup

    40=4 (8+k)

    10=8+k

    k=2
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