Willa asked in Science & MathematicsZoology · 8 months ago

Could you guys help me on the math problem I'm not sure how to do it?

Amy has 5 lizards. Each lizard drinks 1 ounce of water and eats 10 crickets in a day. Crickets are sold in dozens How many pints of water does the lizards drink in total for one week? How many dozens of crickets does Amy have to buy to feed the lizards for one week?

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  • 8 months ago

    How many ounces in a pint?

    5x10=50 crickets a day. How many days in a week?

  • 8 months ago

    5 * 1oz/day * 1pint/16oz * 7days = 2.19pints

    5 * 10c/day * 1doz/12c * 7days = 29.16dozen

    If must be whole numbers

    30 dozen crickets

    3 pints water

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