Posted by Diana on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 4:06pm.
how can i make a model to solve this problem?
Javia ran 8 laps around a track to run a total of 1 mile on Monday. How many laps will she need to run on Tuesday to run 3/8 of a mile?

math  Ms. Sue, Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 4:08pm
Set up a proportion. Cross multiply and solve for x.
8/1 = x/(3/8) 
math  Diana, Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 4:11pm
Ms. Sue can you explain it in a number line in fractions for 3rd grade?

math  Anonymous, Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 4:23am
30laps

math  Anonymous, Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 4:24am
3 laps