a cookie recipe calls of 4 cups of flour to 3 cups of sugar. For each cup of flour that is used, how many cups of sugar are needed
We need to find the sugar to flour ratio. It is 3 cups of sugar to 4 cups of flour. 3 : 4 3 divided by 4 is 3/4. For each cup of flour you will need 3/4 a cup of sugar.