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Problem of the Week
Problem A
Creating an Art Kit

A teacher at Sioux Mountain School wants to purchase items for art kits to be used in their classroom. Below is a list of the items in one kit, along with the price for each item. All prices include tax.

Pencil crayons \(\$1.75\)
Sketch book \(\$2.25\)
Watercolour paints \(\$3.15\)
Glue \(\$1.10\)
Scissors \(\$1.70\)

If the teacher has a budget of \(\$80\) for art supplies, then estimate how many kits they can make. Justify your answer.

Theme: Number Sense