Posted by **Alex** on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 12:27pm.

Stefan pours 5/8 cup of milk. He uses 2/3 of it for a bowl of cereal. What fraction of a cup of milk does he use with his cereal?

solution: 5/8 * 2/3 = 10/24 = 5/6. So, is the answer 5/6?

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 12:43pm
10/24 = 5/12

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**PsyDAG**, Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 12:47pm
10/24 ≠ 5/6

10/24 = 5/12

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**Alex**, Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 1:24pm
oops. thanks!

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