## A recipe calls for 1/4 cup of butter. One ounce (oz) of butter is equivalent to 2 tablespoons (T), and there are 8 oz of butter in 1 cup. Wh

A recipe calls for 1/4 cup of butter. One ounce (oz) of butter is equivalent to 2 tablespoons (T), and there are 8 oz of butter in 1 cup. Which of the following statements correctly interpret the information provided?

a. The information provided gives the conversion factor 8oz/2T.

b. The information provided gives the conversion factor 8oz/1 cup.

c. The recipe requires 64 T of butter.

d. The recipe requires 4T of butter.

## Answers ( )

Answer:D

Explanation:8oz=1cup

Xoz=1/4cup

cross multiply

Xoz=8×1/4=2

2oz=1/4cup

1oz=2T

2oz=x

cross multiply

×=2×2=4T