# Lemonade Lovers

## Solution

Mia and Tia will use 2 packages of mix to make 4 pitchers of lemonade. At the end of the week the pitcher will be filled with lemonade.

## Explanation

### Step 1

Mia and Tia drank three quarters of a full pitcher on Monday.

pitcher + pitcher = pitcher

Each day of the week, they will drink the same quantity.

### Step 2

In five days Mia and Tia will drink 5
x pitcher, or 3 pitchers.

5 x =

= 3

### Step 3

The least amount of lemonade they must prepare is 4 pitchers. (3 pitchers is not enough.)

### Step 4

If package produces 1 full pitcher, then 1 package produces 2 pitchers.

To make 4 pitchers of lemonade, they need 2 packages of lemonade mix.

### Step 5

They will make 4 pitchers of lemonade, but drink 3 pitchers.

To find out how much lemonade will be left:

4 − 3

At the end of the week, pitcher of lemonade will be left.

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