# SOLUTION: My math problem is this: A 6-oz box of candy has 350 calories. How many calories would a 10-oz box contain? I worked the problem, but don't think my answer is correct. Can

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 Question 606454: My math problem is this: A 6-oz box of candy has 350 calories. How many calories would a 10-oz box contain? I worked the problem, but don't think my answer is correct. Can you look over my work and tell me if this is right? 6/350 = 10/x, 6x/6 = 3,500/6, so x = 583.3 Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi, Yes, good work! |Cross Multiplying to solve 6x = 3500 x = 583.3 ```