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Problem B
Orange You Glad?

Betsy is shopping for orange juice. She has discovered that it comes in a variety of containers at different prices.

Which purchase will give Betsy the best value for her money?

You may find calculating the price per \(100\) mL for each container size in the following table useful.

Amount of Orange Juice Price Price per \(100\,\)mL
\(2.63\,\)L \(\$4.00\)
\(8\times 200=1600\,\)mL \(\$2.64\)
\(2\,\)L \(\$3.59\)
\(1180\,\)mL (mixed from concentrate) \(\$1.71\)

Themes: Geometry, Number Sense