Practice!

Sample Problem

Laura sold 4 hats for $12.50 each. She used the amount she earned to buy 8 pairs of socks. How much is each pair of sock?

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Solution

The total cost of 4 hats: 12.50 × 4 = $50.00

The price of each pair of socks: 50 ÷ 8 =$ 6.25