## The Price of 9 Eggs

## Work Time

# The Price of 9 Eggs

Carlos wants to buy 9 eggs.

- How much will the 9 eggs cost?
- Include in your solution:
- The quantities involved in the problem
- A diagram, table, double number line, or other representation that shows why your solution makes sense
- An equation, your work, and the solution
- A complete sentence that answers the question

- Remember that there are often multiple ways to solve a math problem. If you have time, try solving this in more than one way.

## Hint:

- Do you think the price will be greater or less than the price of 12 eggs?
- How much would 1 egg cost?
- Does your answer make sense?