Maths Help? Recipe Questions...Watch

#1
Hey all. i am new to this and i really need some homework help?
the question i am stuck on is...
Here are some of the ingredients for bolognese sauce:
400g minced beef
800g chopped tomatoes
600ml stock
300ml red wine
julie only has 300g of minced beef.
how much of the other ingredients should she use?
____g chopped tomatoes
____ml stock
____ml red wine

please can someone help as i am stuck. i have tried misusing 100 but its not right. this is on maths watch also.
thank you
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1 year ago
#2
(Original post by schoolboi123)
Hey all. i am new to this and i really need some homework help?
the question i am stuck on is...
Here are some of the ingredients for bolognese sauce:
400g minced beef
800g chopped tomatoes
600ml stock
300ml red wine
julie only has 300g of minced beef.
how much of the other ingredients should she use?
____g chopped tomatoes
____ml stock
____ml red wine

please can someone help as i am stuck. i have tried misusing 100 but its not right. this is on maths watch also.
thank you
so if you have 400g of beef you would use those amounts, if you divide that by 4 it gives you the amount for 100g then times that by what you need to to get 300gs. If that makes sense?
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1 year ago
#3
(Original post by claireestelle)
so if you have 400g of beef you would use those amounts, if you divide that by 4 it gives you the amount for 100g then times that by what you need to to get 300gs. If that makes sense?
I don’t get this so what r the answers
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1 year ago
#4
(Original post by schoolboi123)
Hey all. i am new to this and i really need some homework help?
the question i am stuck on is...
Here are some of the ingredients for bolognese sauce:
400g minced beef
800g chopped tomatoes
600ml stock
300ml red wine
julie only has 300g of minced beef.
how much of the other ingredients should she use?
____g chopped tomatoes
____ml stock
____ml red wine

please can someone help as i am stuck. i have tried misusing 100 but its not right. this is on maths watch also.
thank you
Since 300g is 3/4 of The quantity of minced beef you need to find 3/4 of everything else.
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5 months ago
#5
Tried this doesn’t work
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5 months ago
#6
(Original post by Ro-ro28)
Tried this doesn’t work
You've gone wrong then, Post your working out.
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5 months ago
#7
(Original post by Ro-ro28)
Tried this doesn’t work
3/4 is correct!
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5 months ago
#8
(Original post by chrissie-h)
3/4 is correct!
3/4 x 800 =600
3/4 x 600 =450
3/4 x 300 =225
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5 months ago
#9
(Original post by schoolboi123)
Hey all. i am new to this and i really need some homework help?
the question i am stuck on is...
Here are some of the ingredients for bolognese sauce:
400g minced beef
800g chopped tomatoes
600ml stock
300ml red wine
julie only has 300g of minced beef.
how much of the other ingredients should she use?
____g chopped tomatoes
____ml stock
____ml red wine

please can someone help as i am stuck. i have tried misusing 100 but its not right. this is on maths watch also.
thank you
3/4 x 800 = 600 tomatoes
3/4 x 600 = 450 stock
3/4 x 300 = 225 wine
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1 week ago
#10
Hello I am new I need help how to work out recipe problems
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1 week ago
#11
(Original post by 4irsaahmed)
Hello I am new I need help how to work out recipe problems
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