Sam sold 39 loaves of bread in 9 days. Lucky sold 54 loaves of bread in 9 days 6 loaves per day....

Question:

Sam sold 39 loaves of bread in 9 days. Lucky sold 54 loaves of bread in 9 days 6 loaves per day.

What is maximum number of days on which Sam sold more loaves of bread than Lucky?

Word problems:

To solve word problems we need to parse the information provided and understand the what need to be found in a quantitative sense.. Here complete information is given about Lucky's sale of loaves. We are asked to conclude on how many days could Sam possibly exceed Lucky's sales.

Answer and Explanation:


Lucky sold 54 loaves of bread in 9 days 6 loaves per day.

Sam sold 39 loaves of bread in 9 days.

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