estimation problem 184

Question Description

I’m working on a Mathematics exercise and need support.

Sue estimated 300, Kim estimated 325, and Donna estimated 360 marbles in a jar. One estimate was off by 49, another one by 24, and another one by 11 marbles. How many marbles are in the jar?

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Final Answer

Sue 300

Kim 325

Donna 360 

300 is 49 short of 349

325 is 24 short of 349

360 is 11 ahead of 349

Answer: 349

madhavant (2757)
Rice University

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