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    Bob will give 1/4 of her 36 Cookies to her family, 1/9 to her friends, and will bring 2/3 of the cookies to school.

    How many cookies will she give to her family?

    How many cookies will she give to her friend?

    Yes this is fractions. 5 stars if you help me Thanks so much.
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    Re: fractions help

    Quote Originally Posted by SwaggerBot View Post
    Bob will give 1/4 of her 36 Cookies to her family, 1/9 to her friends, and will bring 2/3 of the cookies to school.

    How many cookies will she give to her family? 1/4 of 36 is the same as 36/4 = ?

    How many cookies will she give to her friend? 1/9 of 36 is the same as 36/9 = ?

    and if he does both of the above, he will not have enough left to bring 2/3 of the 36 cookies to school. Why?
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