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 October 22nd, 2013, 04:58 PM #1 Senior Member     Joined: Jan 2012 Posts: 745 Thanks: 7 Amount of sugar and butter To bake a cake, 750 g of flour is added to 250 g of butter and 300 g of sugar. If 500 g of flour is used, how much butter and sugar must be added?
October 22nd, 2013, 08:31 PM   #2
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Re: Amount of sugar and butter

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 Originally Posted by Chikis To bake a cake, 750 g of flour is added to 250 g of butter and 300 g of sugar. If 500 g of flour is used, how much butter and sugar must be added?
500 is 2/3 of 750.
So 2/3 of 250 and 2/3 of 300.

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