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Posted by **Lulu** on Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 6:07pm.

Sasha's pet poodle ate 1/8 of the original amount. Ifno one else has eaten any candy,

how much candy does Sasha have left?

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**Lulu**, Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 6:09pmDale sent Sasha a 2 I/2-pound box of candy. Sasha's little sister ate I/4 of the candy.

Sasha's pet poodle ate 1/8 of the original amount. Ifno one else has eaten any candy,

how much candy does Sasha have left?

- Math -
**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 6:10pm1/4 + 1/8 = 2/8 + 1/8 = 3/8

2 1/2 pounds - 3/8 =

5/2 - 3/8 = 20/8 - 3/8 = 17/8 = 2 1/8 pounds left

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