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Raymond is buying boxes of party favors for his son's birthday party, He has to decide how many boxes he should purchase.

a formula for this scenario is

Z = FC
-----
N

25 children will attend the birthday party. if each child gets 3 party favors and there are 15 favors in each box, how many boxes should Raymond buy?


Z = number of boxes
F = number of favors each child will get
C = number of children at the party
N = number of party favors per box

Answers

The answer is:  " 5 boxes " .  ___________________________________________________________ Explanation: ___________________________________________________________ Given the formula: ___________________________________________________________                           →   "  " ;                in which:                    Z = number of boxes ;   ← for which we shall solve ;                   F = number of favors each child will get  = " 3 " {given} ;                 C = number of children at the party =  " 25 " {given} ;                 N = number of party favors per box =  " 15 " {given} ;  ___________________________________________________________   →  Plug these given values into the formula/equation ;              to solve for:  " Z " ;  the number of boxes .   ___________________________________________________________ →    ;         →   ;                               The "3" cancels to a "1" ; and the "15" cancels to "5" ;                     →  {since: " 3 ÷ 3 = 1 " ;  and since:  "15 ÷ 3 = 5 " } ;  ____________________________________________________________ →  And we can rewrite as:                         ;   →  Note:  We change the:  "(1 * 25) "  (in the "numerator") ;  to:  " 25 " ;  to simplify;  since:  "any value", multiplied by "1", results in that same value.             →   As such:  "(1 * 25 = 25)" . ___________________________________________________________  And we can rewrite our equation as:             →  ; And can further reduce;                →  to solve for our answer, "Z", the "number of boxes";  as follows:             →    ;              →  [tex]Z =  " 5 "  . __________________________________________________________             →  The answer is:  " 5 boxes " .  __________________________________________________________ Hope this explanation is helpful!   Please comment if you need further clarification or have any questions.        Best wishes in your academic endeavors!


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