Grandma found her pie balanced on the scale with two weights and a
quarter of a pie. So how heavy was each pie?
Stage: 2 Challenge Level:
Try working backwards:
What fraction of the total time for the cinema and shopping is the
$10$ minutes of shopping?
So how long did they spend in total watching the film and
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