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SOLUTIONS FOR CARIBBEANN: FINS, FEATHERS & FUR

1. Deshawn    mins  conches      Tameko    mins    conches        Ray      mins     conches

                            1        4                                1 1/4      4                               1 1/2      4
                            2        8                                2 1/2      8                                 3          8
                            3       12                               3 3/4     12                               4 1/2    12
                            4       16                                    5      16                                6         16
                            5       20                               6 1/4     20                                7 1/2   20
                  4 x 20 = 80                                    7 1/2     24                                9         24
                                                                        8 3/4     28                                10 1/2 28
                                                                            10     32                                12       32
                                                                        2x 32= 64                                 13 1/2 36
                                                                                                                           15      40
                                                                                                                           16 1/2 44
                                                                                                                            18       48
                                                                                                                            19 1.2 52
                                                                                                                                53

2. Felipe: 10 lbs; Moises: 11 lbs

3. flamingoes: 80; parrots: 40; pelicans: 10; toucans: 5

4. 2,250,000; 4000

5. 37,800; 3780; 34,020

6. 100 days; 18 1/4

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