80% of flour is obtained from wheat. How much wheat was ground if 2.4 tons of flour were obtained? How much flour will be obtained from 2.5 tons of wheat?

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80% of flour is obtained from wheat. How much wheat was ground if 2.4 tons of flour were obtained? How much flour will be obtained from 2.5 tons of wheat?
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Baluttor7
Answered 2022-09-12 Author has 17 answers
1)2.4-80%
x- 100%
х=2.4*100/80= 3t - wheat milled
2) 2.5 * 80% = 2t - get flour from 2.5 tons of wheat
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altistkahem
Answered 2022-09-13 Author has 15 answers
1) 2.4 tons of flour = 80%
2.4:80*100=3(tons) of wheat before milling
2) 2.5: 100 * 80 = 2 (tons) of flour will be obtained from 2.5 tons of wheat
Answer: 3 tons of wheat; 2 tons of flour
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