Problem of the Week March 20, 2017

Solve the following word problem.

Print or write the problem

Please show all work and draw a diagram to model your answer. Briefly explain how you got your answer. Put a box around final answer(s).

A. Elizabeth has a lasagna recipe that requires 2 3/4 cups of cheese.

She plans to make 3 1/2 pans of lasagna. How much cheese will Elizabeth need?

B. The cheese comes in 2 cup packages. How many packages of cheese will Elizabeth need to buy?