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Tom Yam Gung.

Spicy Lemon Shrimp Soup (Serves 2)

Ingredients

80g Shrimp
60g mushrooms
1 stalk of lemon grass (sliced)
4 or 5 lime leaves
Bunch of Thai parsley
1 tbsp Tom Yam Chili paste (Can buy in a jar)
1½ tbsp Sugar
5 tbsp Milk
3 cups of pork stock
1 tbsp Lemon Juice
1½ tbsp Fish Sauce
2 tbsp Tamarind Juice

What is the ratio of the weights of shrimps to mushrooms in its simplest form?

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What is the ratio of the quantity of lemon juice to fish sauce in its simplest form?

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What is the ratio of the number of tablespoons of sugar to tamarind juice in its simplest form?

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How many grams of mushrooms will be required if the recipe has been scaled up to use up 200g of shrimp?

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How many tablespoons of sugar will be required if the recipe has been scaled up to use up 18 cups of pork stock?

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Ingredients:

Method

Bring the stock to the boil and add mushrooms, tamarind juice, fish sauce, sugar, lemon grass, the leaves, shrimp, chili paste

After about 3 minutes add the milk and turn off the heat

Add 1 tbsp lemon juice and serve straight away. There should be a unique sweet and spicy flavor. Garnish with Thai Parsley.

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Level 1 - Cow Pad Gung (Fried Rice with Shrimp) Increase quantities by integer multiplication

Level 2 - Massaman Gai (Chicken and Potato Curry) Increase quantities by multiplication

Level 3 - Gai Gorae (Spicy Grilled Chicken) Decrease quantities

Level 4 - Gwittyo Tom Yam Gung (Spicy Lemon Shrimp Soup with Noodles) Mixed questions

Level 5 - Tom Yam Gung (Spicy Lemon Shrimp Soup) Hardfer mixed questions

Level 6 - Geng Jute Jang Ngok (Glass Noodle Soup With Pork) Puzzling questions

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