Posted by **israel** on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 10:30pm.

container A has twice the capacity of container B. Container A is full of sand and container B is empty. Suppose 1/8 of the sand in container A is poured into Container B. What fractional part of container B will contain sand?

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**Shawna**, Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 10:39pm
1/8

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**Steve**, Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 11:23pm
actully, 1/8 of A's capacity has gone into B

But, B has half the capacity of A, so 2/8 = 1/4 of B will be filled with sand.

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