Posted by **Anonymous** on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10:23pm.

Natalia picked 7 1/6 bushels of apples today and 4 5/8 bushels yesterday. How much more did she pick today?

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**Barb**, Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 11:34pm
7 1/6 7 8/48 6 56/48

-4 5/8 = -4 30/48 = -4 30/48 =

2 26/48 = 2 13/48

First find the LCD

LCD is 48

You cannot subtract 8 from 30. So you have to borrow 1. 1 = 48/48. Now 7 becomes 6. Add 8+48 = 56. Now subtract 6 56/48 from 4 30/48 = 2 26/48. Now reduce. The answer is 2 13/24 She picked 2 13/24 more today!

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**emma**, Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7:53pm
i don't under stand the word math problem

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**jhon**, Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7:54pm
i don't under stand the word math problem

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2 13/24

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**trinity**, Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 4:32pm
The grocer bought 169 bushels of apples. If the unit price was $2.19, how much did the grocer pay for the bushels of apples?

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