## Math Problem of the Week - Week 47

Congratulations! You are the owner of a restaurant called Chez Moi. Running a restaurant requires organization, creativity, and math skills.

Do some brilliant thinking and submit your answer(s).

If you get the problem right, your first name and city will be posted to the "Menu of Excellence" (look for your name at the bottom of that week's problem).

We will also track your points from week to week. Problem-solvers with the highest totals will be included (and much admired) in the Problem Solving Hall of Fame. Good luck!

Do some brilliant thinking and submit your answer(s).

If you get the problem right, your first name and city will be posted to the "Menu of Excellence" (look for your name at the bottom of that week's problem).

We will also track your points from week to week. Problem-solvers with the highest totals will be included (and much admired) in the Problem Solving Hall of Fame. Good luck!

## Math Problem of the Week 47
Your café is so successful that you are thinking of opening
a second store across town. You decide
that you will need to save at least $350,000 to be able to open a second café.
You have saved $211,500 so far, and estimate that you will be able to save
about $4,000 per month.
How many months from
now will it take you to reach your savings goal? |

Common Core Standards for this Problem:
4.NBT.4; 4.MD.2; 6.NS.2

**Congratulations to the following students, who solved this problem correctly:**