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By: fesa146 (offline)  Thursday, March 31 2011 @ 10:22 PM CDT (Read 1713 times)  
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Madam Lek had 57 apples and oranges altogether. There were 3 fewer oranges than apples. She gave away half as many oranges as apples to her neighbours. How many apples did she give away?

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By: shanthi (offline)  Saturday, April 02 2011 @ 06:25 AM CDT  
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Hi fesa
your question is complete only with this sentence.she was left with twice as many apples as oranges.

Answer
57-3=54
54/2=27(Oranges)
27+3=30(apples)

Now use guess and check method

NO: of Apples Apples Left NO:Of Oranges Oranges Left
given given

10 20 5 22 wrong

22 8 11 16 correct


22 apples were gives

HOpe u understand thanks

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By: fesa146 (offline)  Sunday, April 03 2011 @ 07:40 PM CDT  
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Big Grin Thank you for the solution and picking up my mistakes.

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