# Marites bought ½ kilo of beef and ½ kilo of pork. How many grams of meat did Marites buy in all?

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by kingpros786

2015-05-22T18:05:27+08:00

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Combine the 2 quantities:
0.5 kg of beef + 0.5 kg of pork=1 kg of meat

Convert to grams
1 kg of meat=1000 g of meat

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2015-05-22T21:22:15+08:00

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Please note that beef and pork are both meat.

So we just add the two fractions:

So there is 1 kilo for meat and we want the final answer in grams,
1 kilo is equal to 1000 grams making Marites to have bought 1000 grams of meat.