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You can use a proportion to solve this problem. Once you findthe amount of sugar necessary for 10 cookies, simply multiplyby 2 to find the amount necessary for 20 cookies.

Notice that it takes 35 grams of sugar to create10 cookies. Divide 35 by 10 to get the unit rate.

Unit rate: 3.5 grams of sugar per cookie

Proportions, again, will be very useful. A sample proportion is provided below.

x = 7

Complete the table in the eTool below to solve the problem.
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