## 14:48 E Question 4 (Click TOT IST) Paris buys 18 kilograms of dog food for her wolf hound that costs $114.30. The dog food

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Paris buys 18 kilograms of dog food for her wolf hound that costs $114.30.

The dog food can be purchased in 1 kilogram bags.

How much does 11 kilograms of the same dog food cost?

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11 kilograms of the same dog food costs $69.85.Step-by-step explanation:Step 1:Paris buys 18 kg of dog food for $114.30. The food can be purchased in 1 kg bags.

If she bought the

18 kg of dog food with 1 kg bags, she would have had to buy18 such bags.So we need to

calculate the cost of a 1 kg bag.If 18 bags cost $114.30 we divide it by 18 to calculate the cost of 1kg.

The cost of a 1 kg bad

So a

1 kg bag of dog food costs $6.35.Step 2:To calculate the cost of 11 kg of the same dog food, we

multiply the cost of a single bag with the number of bags.If she were to buy the 11 kg through 1 kg bags, she would need to buy

11 such bags.The c

ost of 11 kg of dog foodSo

11 kg of dog food would cost $69.85.