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5-49.

Allie is making 8 dozen chocolate-chip muffins for the food fair at school. The recipe she is using makes 3 dozen muffins. If the original recipe calls for 16 ounces of chocolate chips, how many ounces of chocolate chips does she need to make 8 dozen muffins? (Allie buys her chocolate chips in bulk and can measure them to the nearest ounce.) Homework Help ✎

Set up a proportion with the muffin amount and chocolate chips.