Sheet # 77 Critical Thinking
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Jason said to his mother they always seemed to have the same dinner. His mother said, "That's not true. Just using four meats and four vegetables, I can make different meals each night for at least two weeks." Using the following list of four meats and four vegetables, decide if Jason's mother is correct.
Answers for sheet # 77
For each meat, you have four choices of vegetables. Total combinations are 4 x 4 = 16. Jason's mom is correct. She can prepare different meal each night for at least two weeks.
Here are the examples of different combinations.