You’re going to compete on Top Taco Chef! You’re excited to make gourmet Skittles tacos topped with Short ribs. You use lots of special spices, and then sing like a wild Cat while cooking for good luck. You’re sure your tacos are going to win – but watch out, because there’s competition!
If your tacos have 1 layer of Skittles, 1 layer of Short ribs, and 1 layer of salsa, how many layers is that?
If you can top your tacos with Skittles, beans and Short ribs, and can choose any 2, how many different pairs can you choose?
If you decide to double the number of toppings, how many toppings do you have now?
If Amelie works really hard on their taco recipe and makes 14 different batches with 3 tacos in each batch, and you eat 1/2 those tacos, how many tacos do you eat?
Imagine if you made 5,000 pounds of tacos, including 860 pounds of Skittles and 860 pounds of Short ribs. How much did the rest of the ingredients weigh?
3 different pairs (Skittles and beans, Skittles and Short ribs, beans and Short ribs).
21 tacos out of the total 42 tacos.