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    Need assistance on an algebra word problem

    Hello

    I need help with this problem


    "Paul used 3/4 cup of butter in the batch of brownies he made. Paul ate 1/6 of the batch of brownies. What fraction of a cup of butter did Paul consume when he ate the brownies? Draw pictures to help you solve the problem. Explain in detail how your picture help you solve the problem.
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    Re: Need assistance on an algebra word problem

    To start: multiply the fractions. What fraction you get?
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    Re: Need assistance on an algebra word problem

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    Re: Need assistance on an algebra word problem

    Thank you edg85
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