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    Hot Dog Weight

    Danny, Pat, and Kelly each tried to estimate the weight of a giant hot dog at thier school. Danny's estimate: 59 pounds. Pat's estimate: 94 pounds. Kelly estimate: 121 pounds. One estimate was off by 16 pounds, another by 19 pounds, and another by 43 pounds. How much did the hot dog weigh?
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    Quote Originally Posted by aznmartinjai View Post
    Danny, Pat, and Kelly each tried to estimate the weight of a giant hot dog at thier school. Danny's estimate: 59 pounds. Pat's estimate: 94 pounds. Kelly estimate: 121 pounds. One estimate was off by 16 pounds, another by 19 pounds, and another by 43 pounds. How much did the hot dog weigh?

    Hot dog weight is 78 pounds.

    78+16=94 pounds
    78-19=59 pounds
    78+43=121 pounds
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