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Word Problem Wednesday: Middle School Math

Dec 11, 2019

It’s time to do some fun middle school math! Are you up for it? A math problem a day keeps the math troubles away, which is why, in addition to offering tutoring for math, we also offer free word problem practice almost week of the year here on our blog. Take a moment to practice middle school math skills with today’s word problem challenge. If you’re looking to practice skills for elementary school students, check out some of the other word problem Wednesday challenges!

Take your time thinking about the question below and working out the answer. Be sure to come back tomorrow to check your solution against ours!

Question: Matthew has a recipe for apple cider that calls for 24 apples and yields 5 cups of cider. How many apples should Matthew buy if he wants to fill a 12–cup pitcher with apple cider?


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