**Predict:** I predict that this will be about quantities and money.

**Read:** Which deal costs less?

A] $32 for 4 L

B] $8.50 for 1 L

**Clarify: **I have nothing to clarify.

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**What’s the BIG question? **Which deal costs less?

**Working out: **Well I knew that 8 is a quarter of 32 and it is offering a quarter less amount of L for B but it is $8.50 and that is not a quarter of 32 so if you want 4 L for $8.50 each it will come to a price of $34.00 and the other one is $32.00 for 8 L.

**Summary:** I believe that A is the correct answer. We had a similar problem last week so I used the way I worked out that to work out this problem.