Not So Quiet Night

Critical thinking--Grab Some Grub

1. Describe the steps you used to solve each row of the table

I put the number of how much each singular food cost then added the catering fee

1. Will there ever be a number of students where both companies will cost the same? Describe the steps you would use and then solve for the number of students for which both companies will cost the same amount.

Yes with 50. It would cost \$520

1. How do the steps you followed in Question 2 compare to the Order of Operations?

I found the amount of food each company had that cost the same amount.

1. If you only have a budget of \$1000 for food, how many people, maximum, would you be able to have at the 7th Grade Blowout? Can you have a decimal or fraction as part of your answer? Why or why not?

100 people can be at the party. You can’t have a fraction or a decimal because a kid is one person and you cant have 1/5 or .5 of a kid

1. describe the steps you used to solve each row of the table.

I put the number of how much each hour cost then added the set up fee

Will there ever be a number of hours where both companies will cost the same?

Yes at spin city 4 hours cost \$500 at classic spin 5 hours cost \$500

How do the steps you followed in Question 2 compare to the Order of Operations?

I found the same amount of hours in which each company cost the same

1. If you only have a budget of \$1000 for a DJ or music company, how many hours, maximum, would you be able to afford? Can you have a decimal or fraction as part of your answer? Why or why not?

Yes because you can have 2 hours and 30 minutes of music and pay for half of an hour