# Stew Recipe

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# Stew Recipe

Molly’s recipe for stew says to use $\frac{3}{4}$ pound of potatoes per person. Molly has 24 pounds of potatoes. Molly wonders if she can make enough stew to serve all 36 people at her party.

- Calculate $36\times \frac{3}{4}$. What information can Molly get from the answer?
- Calculate $24\xf7\frac{3}{4}$. What information can Molly get from the answer?
- Will Molly have enough potatoes? If not, how many more pounds will she need?