# 1/2 cup fraction word problem

posted by
**Suzanne** on
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Jane is using a recipe to bake cookies.Recipe calls fo a little less than 1/2 of choc chips. Which amount is less than 1/2?

4/8 2/3 4/7 3/7

off the top of my head I see that 4/8 is equal

should I use ldc and make

2/3 4/6

4/7 8/14

3/7 6/14

then what?? should I reduce??

then I will be back to

2/3

4/7

3/7

with the differet denominator and cant tell which one is smaller