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a recipe for a batch of 3 dozen chocolate chip cookies calls for 3 1/2 cups of flour, 1 cup of sugar, and 2 3/4 cups of chocolate chips. How much of each ingredient should be used to make 2 dozen cookies?

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KatriceLaigo

3 doz = 36 cookies, 2 doz = 24 cookies 36/3.5 = 24/x 36x = 84 x = 84/36 x = 2.33 = 2 1/3.......so for 2 doz, u need 2 1/3 cups flour 36/1 = 24/x 36x = 24 x = 24/36 x = .666 = 3/5...and 3/5 cup of sugar 36/2.75 = 24/x 36x = 66 x = 66/36 x = 1.83 cups of chocolate chips

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