Posted by **sonny** on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 5:19pm.

A bottle of juice holds 3/8 gallon when it is full, if 1/3 of the juice has been poured out, how much juice is left? Is this subtracting fractions or multiplying??

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**tombasketball**, Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 5:21pm
subtract

3/8 - 1/3

9/24 - 8/24= 1/24

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 5:23pm
Both. First multiply.

3/8 * 1/3 = 3/24 = 1/8

Now subtract.

3/8 - 1/8 = 2/8 = 1/4 of a gallon

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**tombasketball**, Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 5:25pm
ok sorry i didn't read question properly. cut me some slack i did it in my head though.

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