Problem 1

A) Anita had 1/2 of a bag of feterlizer left. She used 3/4 of what was left. What question about Anitas fertilizer can be answered by calculating 3/4*1/2

B) Hermionie wants to make 4 batches of a potion. Each batch of potion requires 2/3 cup of toober pus. What question about the potion will be ansered by calculating 4* 2/3?

C) There were 6 pieces of pizza left. Tommy ate 3/4 of them. What question about the pizza can be answered by calculating 3/4*6?

Problem 2

Paul used 3/4 cup of butter in the batch of brownies he made. Paul ate 5/16 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 this problem. Explain in detail how your pictures help you solve the problem.

Thank you