Posted by **Luis** on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 6:12pm.

2.-The longest one-word name of any place in America is Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchubunagungamaugg.This name for a lake near webster, Massachusetts, is 45 letters long. It is a Native American name that means "You fish on you side, I'll fish on mine, and no one fishes in the middle." Use this word to answer the problems below.

a.- What fraction of the word is made up of the letter g?---------=---------

b.- What fraction of the word is made up of the letter a?---------=----------

c.- What fraction of the word is made up of the letter c?---------=---------

3.-In the space above, write the decimal equivalents for the fraction in Problem 2.

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 6:16pm
a. I count 13 g's.

13/45 = 0.288888

What answers to do you get for the other letters?

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**Luis**, Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 2:46pm
b.I count 9 a's

9/45=0.2

c. I count 3 c's

3/45=0.066

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**Nancy**, Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:39pm
15/45

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**Julio**, Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 3:45pm
1/3 - 1/4

= 4/12 - 3/12

= 1/12

= 0.083333333333

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**Julio**, Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 3:46pm
is 1/3 - 1/4 mixed numbers

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