# A baker is going to make 24 blueberry pies. She wants to make sure each pie contains 3.5 cups of blueberries. How many cups of blueberries will she need?

Apr 1, 2018

84 cups of blueberries

#### Explanation:

1 pie = 3.5 cups of blueberries

24 pies = ? blueberries

Since you already know how many blueberries are needed for one pie, now to find how many blueberries are needed for 24 pies, multiply 24 by 3.5:

$24 \cdot 3.5 = 84$

Apr 1, 2018

$84$ cups.

#### Explanation:

The baker wants to make $24$ blueberry pies.
Since, $1$ pie needs $3.5$ cups of blueberries,
She will need,
$24 \times 3.5$ cups
$\Rightarrow 84$ cups.

That's it,
Hope this helps :)