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Unit Rate Examples Page 3

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Unit Rate Example 2

Your local grocery store is having a special on Vitamin Water. They are selling a 12-pack of 20 oz bottles for $11.50. The 32 oz bottles are also on sale for $1.45. Should you buy one 12-pack of 20 oz bottles or eight 32 oz bottles?

This one is a bit tricky because we can't compare the cost per bottle, since the bottles are different sizes. Instead, we need to compare the cost per total ounces.

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