MATH SOLVE

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# For every 6 kg of a child's weight, pediatricians prescribe 7 mg of fever reducer. If Greg weighs 42 kg, how many milligramsof the fever reducer will the pediatrician prescribe?

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Answer:49mgStep-by-step explanation:let's call every 7 mg of fever reducer a "dose"Divide the weight of Greg by the weight per "dose"42/6 = 7 dosesEach "dose" is 7mg. Multiply the number of doses by 7mg.7 dose X 7mg = 49mgTherefore, if Greg weighs 42kg, the pediatrician will prescribe 49mg of fever reducer.